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Visions of protest: graffiti
Visions of protest: graffiti

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand more clearly the complexity of the concept of ‘art’

  • explain the origins and meanings of the concept of ‘graffiti’ and distinguish between different forms of graffiti

  • have a clearer understanding of different attitudes to graffiti and different arguments used in debates related to graffiti

  • have a clearer understanding of the impact particular contexts and techniques can have on the effects and meaning of graffiti

  • have a clearer understanding of the use of graffiti as a form of communication, and in particular as a way of articulating protest.