Clark Talks Creative Countries

New York Times interviews PM Helen Clark about her role as arts benefactress. As the self-appointed minister of “arts, culture and heritage,” Clark has given the creative industry a much-needed injection of funding and promotional support. Clark: “Both the indigenous culture and the contemporary performing and visual arts are of interest to us in projecting the NZ identity.”

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