April 9-10 George Murray
Newsflash! In case you haven’t heard - there’s an election campaign on in Canada!
Seeing as how you are listening to the Weekend Arts Magazine, then you’ve probably got more than a passing interest in the arts, culture and heritage of Newfoundland and Labrador, and its future.
That’s where federal politicians come in - they have some say in the matter. But do they know anything about what artists and cultural workers need in the way of government?
The Association of Cultural Industries of Newfoundland and Labrador has some suggestions to spur the conversation on your doorstep when the candidates arrive.
George Murray is the executive director of ACI. ACI has developed a short checklist of concerns and questions you can direct at that hopeful politician.
Angela Antle spoke with George at a busy coffee shop and began by laying the scene …