“Cultural participation and social impact”
Free and equal access to culture is the ideal that the EU was founded on, and it has ensured peace and harmony. But in recent years we see our European society changing. Mercedes Giovinazzo, from Interarts Foundation argues that “Arts and culture is critical in gaining individual and collective meaning-making, as well as it is the basis for the economic and political aspects to society”.
Keywords: LisbonSummerSchool, governance