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Death of the Artist

May 15, 2021

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The Saskatchewan Arts Alliance with CARFAC Sask and On Cue Performance Hub presents Death of the Artist.

Join us on Saturday, May 15 from 1:30 - 4:00 pm via Zoom

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Keynote Address

William Deresiewicz, a leading critic of the arts and of contemporary culture, and the author of the book The Death of the Artist.

Panel Discussion

A panel discussion will follow the keynote address. The topic will focus on the digital economy as it relates to artists’ livelihoods and the need for basic income.


Julie Dzerowicz , Member of Parliament for Davenport who introduced a private members bill in the House of Commons that would enable a national strategy for a guaranteed basic income in Canada;  Simon Enoch, Director of the Saskatchewan Office of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives; and Paddy Lamb, President and National Spokesperson for CARFAC and co-chair of Copyright Visual Arts.

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