Government Funding for the Humanities

Sheldon Hackney, the Chairman for the National Endowment for the Humanities, talked about government funding and the survival of the… read more

Sheldon Hackney, the Chairman for the National Endowment for the Humanities, talked about government funding and the survival of the humanities in the United States. He commented on the recent debate in the House of Representatives concerning the abolition of the National Endowment for the Arts. Mr. Hackney took questions from the audience following his prepared remarks. close

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Government Funding for the Humanities

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Program ID:
88335-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 24, 1997 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 28, 1997 | 5:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jul 24, 1997 | 4:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 24, 1997 | 8:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 1997 | 5:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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