Art as Gift – Timetable

Reading Group 1 – January 26
Introductory presentation by Derek Hampson, then discussion
Text: chapter 1 of Given Time:‘The Time of the King’ (1-33)

Reading Group 2 – February 23
This meeting will focus on reading and discussing chapter 2 of Given Time: ‘The Madness of Economic Reason: A Gift without Present’ (34-70). Suggested themes for discussion will be posted by group members on the Art & Theory Reading Group’s home page and on the ATRG discussion forum.

Reading Group 3 – March 30
This meeting will focus on reading and discussing chapter 3 of Given Time: “Counterfeit Money’ 1: Poetics of Tobacco” (71-107). Suggested themes for discussion will be posted by group members on the Art & Theory Reading Group’s home page and on the ATRG discussion forum.

Reading Group 4 – April 27
Final meeting
Text: Chapter 4, Given Time: “Counterfeit Money” II: Gift and Countergift, Excuse and Forgiveness (Baudelaire and the Story of the Dedication)

All at Wollaton Street Studios, starting at 6pm

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