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Creative Sensemaker – #AllTogetherNow: is social media the new cultural venue?

Creative Sensemaker – #AllTogetherNow: is social media the new cultural venue?

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Creative Sensemaker Live is in partnership with Santander

One of the unexpected delights of lockdown has been the rise of the Twitter listening party – simultaneous enjoyment of a great album and real-time commentary. The same is happening with movies, too: streaming a film at the same time as others, like a digital midnight showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show in your living room. But is this a passing fad, or something deeper? Is the new way of consuming culture to listen and watch by staying apart, together?

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editor and invited experts

Matthew d’Ancona
Editor and Partner

Emily Cook
Producer of Doctor Who Lockdown!, assistant editor of Doctor Who Magazine

Tom Banham
Digital Editor, Esquire Magazine

Max Alexander
CEO, Secret Cinema