Remember an instance when an artwork or music piece touched your heart?
Or perhaps it was a movie or dance performance that stirred your soul?
As American novelist Thomas Wolfe once said, “Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs.”
Apart from building a shared culture and a sense of identity, what is the value of arts and culture to people and society? And is there a lack of emphasis on the teaching and learning of the arts in Singapore?
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Also in this issue:
– ‘Coffee-shop King’ Reveals the Ethos Behind Koufu’s Success
– Stolen Stories: Sungei Road’s Last Page
– The Coming Water Crisis
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