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McArthur, Euan.

Scotland, CEMA and the Arts Council, 1919-1967 : background, politics and visual art policy / Euan McArthur.

Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2013.
Physical Description:
xii, 228 pages ; 24 cm
Reference Library
NX750.G7 M39 2013 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art and state -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Art and state -- Scotland -- History -- 20th century.
Arts Council of Great Britain -- History.
Nationalism and the arts -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism and the arts -- Scotland -- History -- 20th century.
Scottish Arts Council -- History.

  • Background. Idealism and welfare
  • The informal fringe
  • Politics. A cold coming
  • To advise and assist
  • Crisis and agreement
  • Do they do anything in Scotland?
  • Give a dog a good name
  • Visual art policy. Learning by doing
  • Gatekeeper of the arts
  • Conclusion
  • Scottish committee members, 1943-67.