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Design and repair must work together to undo our legacy of waste

Repair, where possible, cleans up the mess left by design

Opera is stuck in a racist, sexist past, while many in the audience have moved on

Companies need to find a way forward that doesn’t alienate either traditionalists or the younger, more socially-minded generation

Women filmmakers failed by EU’s €820m film fund

Only 16% of MEDIA-funded films have a female director

The hypothesis of cultural third places

An omen of new forms of producing and disseminating knowledge?

How artistic expression is being stifled in East Africa

Governments in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda are attempting to muzzle the voices of everyone in the expressive space

Why the community that sings together stays together

Feeling sufficiently socially connected guards against physical and mental illness

The complex, contradictory pleasures of pulp fiction

Pulp was the natural home of genre narrative: science fiction, crime, romance, westerns, horror and “weird” tales

South Africa should turn to ‘creative clusters’ to boost the arts

The Department of Arts & Culture is currently reviewing its arts, culture and heritage policy

Atari VCS: why gamers raised $2m to revive a 1970s console

The new system promises 100 classic Atari games