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Cara Jordan

CARA JORDAN is an art historian and editor whose research focuses on Joseph Beuys’s conceptual legacy in socially engaged art.

Mary Jane Jacob: Dewey For Artists

Can art change the world? American philosopher and educational reformer John Dewey (1859 – 1952) certainly thought so. Dewey's progressive politics and their relationship to art, more specifically how they illustrate social practice art as an aesthetic experience, are the focus of Chicago-based curator Mary Jane Jacob's new book, Dewey for Artists.

Decoding Dictatorial Statues

Exactly two years ago, a horde of torch-wielding white nationalists descended on Charlottesville, Virginia, to protest the removal of a statue of the Confederate General Robert E. Lee from a local park.

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DEC 19-JAN 20

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