Art is a powerful weapon that shatters preconceived notions and overturns staunch perceptions, waking us up to a new view of the world around us. The first time in U.S. history that a widespread movement of artists began addressing politics and using their art to influence society was during The Great Depression. Throughout their work […]Read More...
March 24th, 2016
Posted in Fine Arts
New Yorker contributor Susan Orlean shares some simple advice for writers — allow your “I want to know more about that” to lead. Orlean finds her stories while reading newspapers, scanning billboards, walking the streets and overhearing conversations. “The only way you can find good story ideas is to be out in the world,” Orlean […]Read More...
March 3rd, 2016
Posted in Communications