Capsule Review: The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t

The New York Times Building, photo by Scott Beale / Laughing Squid

This is the capsule review accompanying the Research Spotlight article Are you better off than you were 15 years ago? Title: The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t Author(s): Steven Johnson Publisher: The New York Times Year: 2015 URL: Topics: art and digital reproduction, commerce, technology, digital economy, culture Method: theory, analysis of secondary data fromRead More

Notes to “Part of Your World”


The following end notes accompany our article, “Part of Your World: On the Arts and Wellbeing,” published on August 31, 2015: [1] For his part, Sen has written a stirring defense of incorporating cultural considerations into international development policy, although his essay does not dwell on explicit connections to the capability approach. [2] Createquity isRead More

Capsule Review: A Closer Look at Arts Engagement in California

Title: A Closer Look at Arts Engagement in California Author(s): Jennifer Novak Leonard, Jaclyn Wong, Ned English Publisher: James Irvine Foundation Year: 2015 URL: Topics: arts participation Methods: Analysis of California respondents to the 2012 Survey of Public Participation in the Arts What it says: “A Closer Look at Arts Engagement in California” wasRead More