Udall also used his position to furdier his promotion of the arts. He took the eighty-eight-year-old Frost with him on an official trip to Russia in , with the poet traveling the country on poetry readings and receptions, even meeting with Premier Nikita Khrushchev. Meanwhile, Lee Udall was using her position to promote the arts of her native Southwest.
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She commandeered an empty gallery at the Department ofthe Interior for an ongoing exhibit of works from Native American artists, including students of the Institute ofAmerican Indian Arts in Santa Fe. Determined to raise the profile ofNative American artists across the country, she incorporated the Center for the Arts ofIndian America to provide financial support to young Native artists and sponsored the First American Indian Performing Arts Festival.
She accomplished all this while raising six children and fulfilling her duties as a Cabinet wife. He also aided in the restoration of Ford's Theater National Historic Site as a working theater, and helped save one of Frank Lloyd Wright's rare "Usonian" homes from demolition. Finch is careful not to give the Udalls too much credit, but clearly illustrates how the couple was often a catalyst in events.
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Palmyra, VirginiaHeather K. By Mario T. Austin: University ofTexas Press, Illustrations, notes, bibliography , index. During the Chicano Movement, some leaders accused the Catholic Church of siding with die oppressors or standing by in silence.
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By contrast, many leaders in the African-American Civil Rights Movement came from black churches, and protests included the themes and language of sacred scripture. The absence of a similar public religious component in the Chicano revolt and the accusations mentioned above led observers and historians to overlook the vital faith-based activism in the movimiento. Among the recent attempts to change this view, Mario T.
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