KnightBlog

The blog of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

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    Arts

    Spring 2015 CSA shares to go on sale soon

    Jan. 29, 2015, 11:50 a.m., Posted by kbalcerek

    An example of stained glass by Lauren Puckett. Are you an art lover interested in supporting local artists? Want to attend a series of exclusive events to meet local artists and other art lovers? If so, then the Arts and Science Council’s Community Supported Art program...

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    A concert devoted only to new work

    Jan. 28, 2015, 1:06 p.m., Posted by Gregory Stepanich

    MIchael Gordon. Photo by Peter Serling Here’s something unusual for this weekend at the New World Symphony: Three world premieres. In an ambitious move, the orchestral academy’s director, Michael Tilson Thomas, is leading his charges in pieces by Miami Beach’s own Michael Gordon, New Voices commission...

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    Tish Jones and the Be Heard MN youth poetry slam series

    Jan. 28, 2015, 12:48 p.m., Posted by lweinhagen

    Be Heard MN Logo. Hosted by TruArtSpeaks, the Be Heard MN youth poetry slam series is a statewide competition for youth ages 13 to 19 that seeks to identify a team of six to represent Minnesota in the international Brave New Voices youth poetry slam festival...

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