Sotheby's Presents: Says Who? Cultural Value and Validation in the 21st Century

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Who gets to define culture, and who gets to create it? Who decides what’s in and what’s out, what’s valuable and what’s worthless? In a discussion with The New York Times co-chief art critic Roberta Smith, Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s Michael Govan, and artist Derrick Adams, we’ll examine how society forms a consensus about which objects and stories we save, and which we discard — and, ultimately, who controls culture today. Moderated by In Other Words editor Charlotte Burns.

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