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No quality without equality: How a more inclusive curatorial practice supports artistic Quality

Plenary Speaker
24 August 2023
14:30 - 15:15 hrs (GMT+7)

Graham McKenzie (Hon DUniv), Artistic Director of Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf//), considers how more diverse, inclusive and sustainable approaches to sound and music curation leads to a higher artistic quality. The outdated argument that considerations of inclusivity and equality pose a risk to quality will be challenged, showing that 'mono - cultural, gendered, social’ curation can only lead to artistic tedium, predictability and stagnation

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