Why Do We Need High Art?, Thursday, October 25, 2012 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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Why Do We Need High Art?

Skirball Cultural Center
Thursday, October 25, 2012
8 p.m.

A gleeful thrower of intellectual grenades, social critic Camille Paglia considers the role of art in American life. In her latest book, Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars, the noted contrarian dubs George Lucas “the world’s greatest living artist.” Culture is where you find it.  More Information.