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Get with the Program, Canada Council

This evening, members of the Toronto arts community gathered at the Four Seasons Centre for an “open reception” hosted by the Canada Council. The Toronto arts community, listening to speeches. Image: VoCA Luckily, I arrived late, mid-way through the interminably dull speeches in which speakers bandied about terms like ‘synergy’ and other corporate boardspeak. My first impression was that this
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News: Joseph L. Rotman appointed Chair of Canada Council

Joseph L. Rotman, well-known for his gift of $36 million to U of T’s business school, now the Rotman School of Management, has been appointed Chair of the Canada Council for the Arts. Joseph L. Rotman. Image: rotman.utoronto.ca Mr. Rotman, a great champion of Canada and Toronto in particular, brought Richard Florida to the city.