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2008 | The Year in Arts

Pop culture helped pull us together through the highs and lows

By Joan Anderman
Globe Staff / December 28, 2008

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If you felt uncommon hope and unprecedented despair this year, join the club. Really, join the club, because for the first time in a long time, we're all members. Following years of deepening cultural fragmentation, a historical election and a crumbling economy that spanned red and blue, black and white, and rich and poor made 2008 the year of unity. (Full article: 1188 words)

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