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National Endowment f/t Arts  The National Endowment for the Arts provides all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation.

DYK that 2018 #NEAHeritage Fellows Don and Cindy Roy have been married and playing together for 38 years? Meet the Franco-American musician duo in our new #podcast. Head to arts.gov/podcasts to listen. #folkmusic #traditionalart #francoamerican

Do you have your free tickets for the 2018 NEA National Heritage Fellowships concert yet? They're available online at the @shakespeareindc website: shakespearetheatre.org.

Not in DC? Don't worry--you can catch the live webstream the night of the concert on arts.gov.

What do NEA Big Read authors get up to when they're not writing? They read, of course! Today on the blog, they're sharing with us which books have been at the top of their reading lists this summer. Link to story in our profile.

Learn why NEA Translation Fellow Jennifer considers literary translation to be a deeply creative act, today on arts.gov/art-works

Our new report--US Trends in Arts Attendance and Literary Reading: 2002-2017-- shows gains in arts attendance totals, rates, and demographic groups plus sizable growth in poetry reading. Read more and get the report at arts.gov/news

In her documentary film "Personal Statement," director Juliane Dressner takes us into the lives of 3 NY public high school students who take on the role of college counselors for themselves and their peers when the system fails them. Listen to our interview with Dressner and the film's subjects at arts.gov/podcasts

We're celebrating the kick-off of another year of #NEABigRead with some inspirational quotes about books and reading. Swipe <-- to check out all of them!

What's your #BlueStarMuseums story?

‪Here's the line-up for the @NEAarts Poetry + Prose stage at #natbookfest today. We hope to see you in Room 145! ‬

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