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Culture and Heritage Publications

In the context of the government’s 2018 Culture and Creativity Capital Plan, the Culture and Heritage Working Group discussion papers discuss different modes of creativity associated with public culture, public institutions and vernacular culture. Written by senior academics with strong ties to many of the state’s cultural institutions, these papers offer a set of reflections regarding the need for, and social benefits of, public policies that support creativity in our daily lives.

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