Whenever anyone declares that what they are doing is neutral or free of ideology we ought to be suspicious. This is even more so in relation to contemporary terrorism. How would it be possible to take a neutral stance on post 9/11 events and even have anything to say? And yet this is precisely what [...]
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How might artists respond to the social transformations occurring today? Can artists take on a political agenda without compromising their creativity?
The Arena publications respond to the current crisis. By Geoff Sharp, Nonie Sharp, John Hinkson, Paul James, Alison Caddick, Simon Cooper
Simon Cooper asks why the News Corp chief was given yet another soap box to air his views
Simon Cooper What will be the consequences of a quick, high-tech war?
Simon Cooper Conservative responses to September 11 reveal a wilful blindness to the line between culture and power.
Simon Cooper Conservative responses to September 11 reveal a wilful blindness to the line between culture and power
Simon Cooper Cloning, embryonic stem cell research, xenotransplantation, genetic screening … the onslaught of new medical and biological technologies are pushing us towards a posthuman future whose meanings, possibilities and peril we have barely begun to contemplate.