The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) released white paper

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) released a white paper "The Arts and Human Development: Framing a National Research Agenda for the Arts, Lifelong Learning, and Individual Well-Being," summarizing findings from a forum of the NEA and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Additionally, the NEA has collaborated with 13 federal agencies and departments to form an Interagency Task Force on the Arts and Human Development. See the announcement here.