CA Arts Council
Poetry Out Loud
He's a Bakersfield native, a respected visual artist and has been directly involved in several of the council's recent projects.
"Compared to a year ago, we're in much better shape," Gordon said. "I want the Arts Council to be the supportive agent that helps artists get work."
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Stand For The Arts to Enlist Online Advocates for the Creative Community: Initial Causes Supported by the Initiative Include National Endowment for the Arts, California Arts Council and Americans for the Arts Action Fund.
Instead of political bickering, the state Capitol was filled with students reciting poetry in an annual competition.