Cultural Entrepreneurship in nineteenth-century Boston

One of the first papers I have come across my research in CulEnt is a paper entitled "Cultural Entrepreneurship in nineteenth-century Boston: the creation of an organizational base for high culture in America" by Paul Dimaggio, published in the Journal "Media, Culture and Society" (1982 4, 33-50). The author explains the organizational models in Boston … Continue reading Cultural Entrepreneurship in nineteenth-century Boston

Strengthening entrepreneurship through policies and strategies

Through the Diversity of Cultural Expressions Programmes of the UNESCO, I came across the Technical Assistance in Cultural Governance project that took place in 2012 in Barbados as one of the selected missions. Following three calls for applications by the Programme, Barbados, the City of Buenos Aires, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, the Democratic Republic of the … Continue reading Strengthening entrepreneurship through policies and strategies

Art in the Transition to Another Economy

A very insightful reading is a "Fresh Perspectives Paper 2" publication entitled "The Invisible Hand: Art in the Transition to Another Economy", by Charlie Tims & Shelagh Wright, published by IETM (International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts), British Council & Mission Models Money (2013). 'The latest in IETM's series of "Fresh Perspectives" publications takes a … Continue reading Art in the Transition to Another Economy