Crisis aesthetics, crisis politics: how can artists and educators resist?

The Research Institute at NCAD in collaboration with University College Dublin presents the colloquium

Crisis aesthetics, crisis politics:  how can artists and educators resist?

Tuesday 24 March 2015, 5.00-7.00pm

Harry Clarke Lecture Theatre, NCAD
100 Thomas St. Dublin 8

Dr. Kieran Allen, Dept of Sociology, UCD, Dr. Declan Long, School of Visual Culture, NCAD, Prof. Terry Eagleton, Lancaster University,  Jesse Presley Jones, Artist, Crawford School of Art

the debate
while the arts and education sectors are in crisis this is part of a much larger malaise affecting actually existing capitalism.  How should artists and educators understand this crisis and respond to it?