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The Wild-Goose Chase for Reality, program 465

Title

The Wild-Goose Chase for Reality, program 465

Subject

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

Artist Howard Warshaw discusses with the Center's John Cogley the roles of art and the artist in a democratic society, expounding on his view that the basic quality necessary to genuine art is for the artist to come to grips with the chaotic world and find an order in it, a process he refers to as a "wild-goose chase for reality." Dec. 1968. 1 tape.

Creator

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1968

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Files

Citation

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, "The Wild-Goose Chase for Reality, program 465," in Digital Collections, Item #5778, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5778 (accessed February 26, 2020).