The proponent will work with Harvard, the City and the community to explore how public art can be incorporated into the project.So kudos to Mr. Stenson for suggesting that Harvard think locally about the importance of the arts.
Sommer Highlights Cultural Agency at Allston Ed Portal | News | The Harvard Crimson:
"John J. Stenson Jr. of Brighton asked the first question after [Harvard Romance Languages and Literatures Professor Doris] Sommer wrapped up her lecture, demanding to see funding from the University to promote theater in Allston.
“Never mind about Bogotá. What about right here?” Stenson said. “Put a play on here. That’s your challenge.”"