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    Actresses pick up the pen to address personal and social issues in HK Arts Festival plays

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... on the Run, her arts festival contribution, is a solemn think piece about the education system and social environment of Hong Kong. Li was inspired by what she saw at last year's graduation ...

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    Rhymes of passion: Himanshu Suri raps about politics and social injustice

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 10:52pm by BEN SIN

    ... life, but it was especially rough after that." From then on, Suri became outspoken about social injustice. After finishing school, he landed a job on Wall Street and although he was earning ... Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, but as Das Racist started gaining more followers, their music became more socially conscious, with lyrics referencing politics and oppression of minorities in America. ...

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    Arts preview: Kurt Tong's Echoed Visions at Identity Art Gallery

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... and it's not just me." Tong remembers having the same discussion, about the value of photographic prints and the impact of social media on photography, at every photo festival he has attended in recent years. According to the artist, all the works in this show are in response to issues that he's come across in the past two and a half years. To contemplate the editioning policy ...

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    Sushan Chan: an artistic social commentary

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by John Batten

    ... a tight group of artists whose work, like her own, concerns social and political issues. She is a member of, and works part time at, Woofer Ten; a community artist-run initiative based at Shanghai ... Chan's pencil and ink drawings are reminiscent of the social commentary seen in the work of 18th-century English artist William Hogarth or Feng Zikai, the Shanghai cartoonist, recently exhibited ...

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    Art house: Roar of the People looks at wartime life in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... lives in a shack while raising funds and giving lectures on civic responsibility. That his activities rarely seem heavy-handed is due to their being balanced with the antics of his shack-mates ... much that is standard tears-and-slapstick Cantonese fare, it is elevated by the interjection of social concerns, such as one protagonist's tangle with the opium trade and a sequence ...

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    Arts preview: Masks and sparks at The Venetian Macao’s Carnevale 2014

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by AUDREY SZE

    ... are catered for with puppet shows and Venetian mask-making workshops. Elaborate masquerade parties date back to the 17th century, when the social classes were strictly segregated. But the Carnevale, ...

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    Darkside an unlikely collaboration where electronica meets psychedelic blues

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Oliver Clasper

    ... on this journey with. Read the liner notes of Psychic and it's clear they share musical responsibilities. And while there was a concern that many would see Jaar as the driving force, considering his ...

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    The Coen Brothers' Inside Llewyn Davis draws on Bob Dylan's early years for inspiration

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by James Mottram

    ... Sons, Burnett was also responsible for getting lead actor Isaac ready. "It's an adapted score, really. It's all adapted music from old tunes and sources. But each one, Oscar would ...

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    Blind alleys: Daido Moriyama is a master of street photography

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... photographic approach for the audience of his time- or maybe that was the point. "I must be honest with you- there were very few positive responses in those days," he says of the local ...

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    Playwright Yaël Farber introduces colonial politics into Strindberg's Miss Julie

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... and discourse." One of South Africa's most celebrated playwrights, Farber is known for works that draw on the testimonies of people in specific social contexts. She has created several such works ... staying down with him'." The audience response to the global tour has been wide ranging, but Farber believes that South Africans have found it especially difficult to watch. "This ...




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