Post-Dictatorship Art in Argentina; Young Jazz Musicians in London
Post-dictatorship art in Argentina and beyond - Laurie Taylor explores culture's role in marking the past and moving to the future. Plus the lives of jazz musicians in London.
Post dictatorship art in Argentina and beyond. Laurie Taylor talks to Vikki Bell, Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths College, about the role of the arts in a society's journey to democracy. Whilst scholars of transitional justice tend to focus on the courts and the streets; this study asks how culture enables a country marked by state oppression to both mark, as well as transcend, its past. They're joined by Professor Sanja Bahun from the Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies at the University of Essex. Also, Charles Umney, Senior Lecturer in Human Resources and Organisational Behaviour at the University Of Greenwich, talks about the 'creative labour' of jazz musicians in London.
Producer: Jayne Egerton.
Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London
Find out more about Vikki Bell
The Art of Post-Dictatorship: Ethics and Aesthetics in Transitional Argentina
Professor in the Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies at the University of Essex
Find out more about Sanja Bahun
Essay: Broken Music, Broken History: Sound and Silence in Virginia Woolf's Between the Acts
By Sanja Bahun
Published in Virginia Woolf and Music by Adriana L. Varga
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Senior Lecturer in Human Resources and Organisational Behaviour, University of Greenwich
Find out more about Dr Charles Umney
Abstract: Creative labour and collective interaction: the working lives of young jazz musicians in London
Charles Umney and Lefteris Kretsos
Work Employment & Society August 2014 vol. 28 no. 4 571-588
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