Cultural Development and City Neighborhoods

Cultural Development and City Neighborhoods

August 11, 2009

Cities around the world are building urban cultural life as a way to develop local economies and revitalize urban centers. But they have done less to recognize and systematically promote the cultural lives of urban neighborhoods and their residents. This brief examines four characteristics of city cultural policy that affect cultural development and cultural life in neighborhoods. The brief is informed by policy forums held by <em>The Living Cultures Project in New Orleans</em> in 2008-2009 to address key policy issues confronting neighborhood and cultural life.

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