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The WPA federal art centers, within a brief period of two years, have already been a most important factor in American community life.

Culture degenerates very quickly when it becomes a passive contemplation of the creations of others. Like all vital experiences in life, it must, by its very nature, be active and include participation in the broadest human sense.  >>more...>>

Title:     Federally Sponsored Community Art Centers (abridged)
Author:    Parker, Thomas C.
Publication:     Bulletin of the American Library Association
Date:     October 15, 1938

Publisher:     American Library Association
Type:     Article

Listed Under:
Community Art Centers
Permissions:     Permission granted for non-commercial, educational purposes by The American Library Association

Notes:     Vol. 32, No. 11 (Oct. 15, 1938), p. 807.