Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997

Sarah Thornton

Sarah Thornton
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Sarah Thornton is the author of "Seven Days in the Art World," an international bestseller translated into sixteen languages. She has been the chief writer on contemporary art for "The Economist" and has contributed to many publications, television programs and radio broadcasts. She is also the author of "Club Cultures" and co-editor of the first edition of the "Subcultures Reader." A Canadian who went to Britain on a Commonwealth Scholarship, Thornton holds a BA in Art History and a PhD in Sociology. www.sarah-thornton.com

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