…critics lost even in NYC

In movies on April 23, 2008 at 6:35 pm

Slashing arts coverage even in NYC? It seems to be happening. Love the quote at the end from the Columbia J-School prof:

…On the international market, the only thing the U.S. is exporting in large measure is culture — that’s our primary export product — so coverage of it should be expanding, not shrinking, right?”

Our criticism shouldn’t be valued more when the cultural goods that do get exported are horrible anyway.


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