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May be not, but given the choice in a free commercial society, most people would rather be entertained than shocked, disconcerted or left with ennui. Surely today, a ‘cultural fix’ is more about enjoyment than a deep or controversial debate. 229 more words
The authors of The Art of Living Dangerously – a group of performing art practitioners – highlight in what they call a ‘provocation paper’ the fact that too much focus in the new economy debate is given on art and culture’s benefits at the expense of a broader understanding of what artists do, their role and their relationship in the community life. 196 more words