Person

Maria Suzette Fernandes-Dias

Report

Negotiating the sacred II: Blasphemy and sacrilege in the arts

Endeavouring to move beyond 'simplistic' points about the rights to freedom of expression and sacrosanctity, this collection explores how differences between conceptions of the sacred can be negotiated. It recognises that blasphemy may be justified as a form of political criticism, as well as a...