Art in Context | Steve McQueen's “Hunger,” the Carceral State, and Prison Abolition

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James Barringer, Yale College Class of 2023, majoring in American Studies. 

Art in Context

Presented by faculty, staff, student guides, and visiting scholars, these gallery talks focus on a particular work of art in the museum’s collections or special exhibitions through an in-depth look at its style, subject matter, technique, or time period.

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Film still from Steve McQueen's Hunger (2008), courtesy of IFC Films/Photofest © IFC Films

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