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Humanities DC Executive Director Calls on Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser to Support a Humanities-Enriched DC by Expanding Local Funding

Read the full remarks made by Humanities DC Executive Director Joy Ford Austin before Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser’s Transition Team below, and the accompanying “Local Dollars for Local Humanities” Position Paper here. ¬† Remarks before the Arts & the Creative Economy Co-Chairs and¬†Transition Committee of Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser 12/10/2014 Good afternoon. I am Joy Ford Austin, Executive Director of Humanities DC formerly Humanities Council of Washington, DC. I was pleased to submit a letter and position paper to Mr. Bowser and