Free Speech & Cultural Appropriation

18 June, 2017


14:30
Town Hall

Is freedom of speech absolute and unconditional? As debate is stifled in US Colleges for fear of causing “offence”, and with cultural appropriation jumping out of academia and into the realm of internet outrage, is free speech threatened by liberals not conservatives? Respect for difference is important but is it right to bring social issues into making art? Do writers have borders or can they write about what they want? Our esteemed panel -from across the world- discusses free speech versus protection of minorities.

With Marlon James, Yassmin Abdel-Magied, Dr. Shashi Tharoor and Han Yujoo and Louis de Bernieres.

Price: €15.00

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Session Category :  Korea  Sunday  Town Hall