> -----Original Message-----
> I am pleased to announce that Gordon McCann, Ozark folklorist, has been
> selected by the Missouri Arts Council to receive a 2002 Missouri Arts
> Award for Leadership (given to an individual who has influenced arts
> policy and/or issues).  Gordon will be honored with the other four
> recipients at the Rotunda of the Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri on
> Wednesday, February 13, 2002 at 2:00 p.m.  The ceremony will be
> coordinated with other activities that are sponsored by Missouri Citizens
> for the Arts for their annual Citizen's Day at the Legislature.
> Gordon was nominated by Dr. Drew Beisswenger of Southwest Missouri State
> University.  If you would like to congratulate Gordon, his home phone
> number is 417-869-9312.  His address is:
>909 S. Pickwick Ave., Springfield, MO 65804
> Cheers,
> lisa
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> Lisa L. Higgins, director
> Missouri Folk Arts Program
> HigginsLL@missouri.edu
> Missouri Folk Arts Program:       http://museum.research.missouri.edu/mfap
> Missouri Arts Council:                  http://www.missouriartscouncil.org
> Museum of Art & Archaeology:    http://museum.research.missouri.edu
> The Missouri Folk Arts Program is a program of the Missouri Arts Council
> and the Museum of Art & Archaeology at the University of Missouri-Columbia
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