The October 31, 2014 public meeting of the National Council on the Arts was webcast live. The meeting included agency business as well as the following three guest presentations:
The Art of Empathy: Celebrating Literature in Translation, with Amy Stolls, NEA Director of Literature; Don Ball, Assistant Director of Publications, Office of Public Affairs; and Esther Allen, writer, editor, and literary translator.
Changes at the Dallas Museum of Art by Eugene McDermott Director Maxwell L. Anderson.
A presentation from the Center of Creative Arts (COCA), St. Louis, by Executive Director Kelly Pollock, COCA alumnus Christopher Page, and COCA student Brooke Terry.