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Does everyone else already know the obvious answer to what art is for?
How does art keep us hopeful?
Is art sad with us and for us?
Can it compensate us for what we lack?
What is taking place when we are moved by art?
How does what we call beautiful give clues as to what is missing in a country or person?
In what ways does art re-balance us towards what truly matters?
Is it propaganda on behalf of important and nice emotions and attitudes?
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