Preview of Three New SPPA Reports: The Declining Significance of Age

Preview of Three New SPPA Reports: The Declining Significance of Age

On February 24, 2011, Sunil Iyengar, Director of the NEA's Office of Research & Analysis, and the authors of three independent reports analyzing the data from the 2008 Survey of Public Participation in the Arts (SPPA), presented their findings and answered questions in a public webinar. The reports explore how factors such as arts education, age and generational characteristics, and personal creativity have affected arts participation patterns in the U.S.

Presenter: Mark J. Stern, University of Pennsylvania
Subject: Age is a poor predictor of arts participation habits.