New selection process for Kennedy Center Honors is announced

  • By · May 20th, 2013

The Kennedy Center announced Thursday revisions to the selection process for the annual Kennedy Center Honors after a seven-month internal review of how artists are chosen for the annual awards ceremony.

The Kennedy Center hopes to bring greater transparency to a selection process that has been largely opaque in past years. Last year, some national Hispanic advocacy groups criticized the Honors’ selection process after noting that only two of the 186 honorees since 1978 were Hispanic.

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One Response to “New selection process for Kennedy Center Honors is announced”

  1. This may give someone like Jerry Lewis to be finally honored for lifetime of work.

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