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LSE Arts public lecture|

Art and Politics Now|

Date: Monday 13 October 2014 
Speaker: Dr Anthony Downey
Since the turn of the 21st century, contemporary artists have increasingly engaged with some of the most pressing issues facing our world, from globalisation, migration and citizenship to conflict, terrorism and social activism. In this talk, Dr Anthony Downey explores the implications of this development, for both art and politics alike. 


Date: Thursday 23 October 2014
Speaker: Hugh Masekela

Hugh Masekela has long spoken out about South Africa's struggle for civil rights.  His talk will be about arts and activism, reflecting on the role that he and other artists, particularly those in exile, played in the anti-apartheid movement.

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