This course is for activists, artists, and thinkers who wish to better understand and participate in social change. We will focus on the prolific and exciting overlap between socially engaged art and cultural practices generated by recent social movements around the world. Rather than assess the political efficacy of activities like mourning, listening, organizing, dancing, or partying, the lectures examine such cultural activities next to, and within, contemporary art practice.
ART of the MOOC: Activism and Social MovementsDuke University
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Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ART OF THE MOOC: ACTIVISM AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS
Wonderful Course, very enlightening and empowering. makes you think!!
A great course to be part of. a good learning experience
This has been literally the best educational experience.
Exciting, different & eye-opening. Innovative assessment strategy (once it opens)!
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