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Artenol Presents, “The Great Debate”

December 11, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| Free
Flyer via Artenol

Flyer via Artenol

What will an intellectual throw down look like between an artist, a philosopher, and a choreographer? It’s set inside a boxing ring at a club called Overthrow, for one. And while spectators will be sitting outside the ring, they’ll be encouraged to hop into the debate and battle it out.

Today, most of the disagreement and polemics we encounter are digital back-and-forths, what Cheryl (the International Editor at Large for Artenol magazine, the organization putting on the event) called “spit firing” on the internet. “People talk about social media, but it’s a detached and removed event,” she mused. “What we want to do with this debate is to let that argument happen in real time.” And that means welcoming “the anxiety that actually comes with despair or real disagreement.”

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Details

Date:
December 11, 2015
Time:
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/858752470909294/

Organizer

Artenol
Website:
http://artenol.org/

Venue

Overthrow
9 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012 United States
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Website:
https://overthrownyc.com/