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Slought encourages dialogue and relationships through social and cultural programs.
We foster intercultural exchange, research, and advocacy around the world.
Our website functions as an active resource for producing and sharing knowledge.
Featured Projects

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Begins May 01, 2016
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Begins Jan 01, 2016
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Begins May 17, 2016
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Current Events

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In Philadelphia
May 20, 2016

A conversation about architecture's lack of labor consciousness and architecture's place in activism

Values
In the World
Apr 08, 2016

Bard College joins Slought and the John Cage Trust in reviving John Cage's "How To Get Started" (1989) for the first time in Annandale-on-Hudson

Values
In the Cloud
May 17, 2016

An online project about "elite workers" and the importance of transcending the self in corporate culture

Values

Current Projects

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Current Initiatives

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Advocacy Blog

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In Philadelphia
May 19, 2016

MK Asante, the acclaimed author of Buck, speaks with Lorene Cary and young adults about safety, agency, and the power of language.

In the World
Nov 18, 2015

A conversation with artist Tanja Ostojić about the physical, emotional, and intellectual consequences of migration and displacement.

In the Cloud
Aug 08, 2015

Alanna Rebbeck reflects on the invisibility of "slow violence" and how cultural institutions can visualize a new aesthetic of resistance.