Conference Contribution Details
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Lionel Pilkington
American Conference for Irish Studies
"'Ansbacher Presents:' Theatre and Capital Investment in 1980s Ireland."
University College Cork
Invited Oral Presentation
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22-JUN-18
22-JUN-18
When in mid 1980s Ireland successive Finance Acts cemented the priority relationship between leading theatre institutions and capitalist investment, they set in place a range of funding, organizational and ideological structures that have remained unchallenged and un-analysed ever since. This paper sets out to describe these structures and their damaging social effects and well as examine the contemporary arguments that were made against their impostion
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