Document Type

Master's Report

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Arts Administration




From May 19 through August 20, 1993, Craig Cunningham interned at the Arts Council of New Orleans and the Entergy Arts Business Center, which is operated by the Arts Council of New Orleans. The internship was approved by the intern's Graduate Committee and confirmed by the Arts Administration Advisory Committee. It fulfills the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Arts Administration. The internship focused around two main projects, production of the annual Arts Directory, and the Louisiana Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts. The on-site supervisors were the Assistant Director, Mary Kahn, and the Executive Director, Shirley Trusty Corey. The following report profiles the Arts Council of New Orleans, details the internship, analyzes the management structure of the Arts council, and analyzes the impact of the internship upon the organization.