Unchallengeable Orthodoxy in the Arts
There is a new form of intolerance sweeping the art world today, one that demands conformity of thought and rejects nuance on complicated social issues. Those who question or challenge this new and evolving orthodoxy risk damaging their careers and reputations.
Is it worth it to speak up, or is there more to lose by remaining silent? What is the impact on art when artists, whom we count on to use their voices and give them expression, are afraid to speak their minds?
In the latest episode of the 2022-23 The Civic Discourse Project lecture series, listen in to the roundtable discussion from artists who found the courage to spe