Design and Artists Copyright Society

“The UK has long enjoyed, and benefited from, the enormous talent and imagination of our artists and creators who ignore traditional boundaries and explore the world from different perspectives. DACS is looking forward to joining the Battle of Ideas for the first time this year with the hope that we can do the same.”

Tania Spriggens, Director of Communications


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"Just when Kant's formulation that 'the public exercise of reason should be free' had begun to seem so remote and exhausted, the Battle should reinforce one's faith in the enduring worth of dissent and of the free traffic in ideas"
Swapan Chakravorty, professor of english, Jadavpur University