Death of the Artist

May 15, 2021

The Saskatchewan Arts Alliance with CARFAC Sask and On Cue Performance Hub presents Death of the Artist.

Join us on Saturday, May 15 from 1:30 – 4:00 pm via Zoom

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Keynote Address

William Deresiewicz, a leading critic of the arts and of contemporary culture, and the author of the book The Death of the Artist.

Panel Discussion

A panel discussion will follow the keynote address. The topic will focus on the digital economy as it relates to artists’ livelihoods and the need for basic income.


Julie Dzerowicz , Member of Parliament for Davenport who introduced a private members bill in the House of Commons that would enable a national strategy for a guaranteed basic income in Canada;  Simon Enoch, Director of the Saskatchewan Office of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives; and Paddy Lamb, President and National Spokesperson for CARFAC and co-chair of Copyright Visual Arts.