National Medals of Arts awarded in Washington (14 images)
President Barack Obama awarded National Medals of Arts and Humanities to Al Pacino, Mel Tillis, Will Barnet, Charles Rosen, Emily Rauh Pulitzer, Teofilo Ruiz, Cathy Gorn, Andrew Delbanco, Martin Puryear and Rita Dove on Feb. 13, 2012.
President Barack Obama helps Charles Rosen off the stage after awarding him a National Humanities Medal during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. on February 13, 2012. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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