Next Episode of Mary Beard's Forbidden Art is
Art that challenges, questions and appals. Professor Mary Beard confronts controversial works tackling such unsettling subjects that they've been fought over, removed or 'forbidden'.
Mary Beard explores ways artists have shown 'forbidden' aspects of the human body – including scenes of sex, violence, death and even defecation - and interviews the artist Tracey Emin.
Mary Beard explores how art and artists challenge viewers to confront ideas and opinions which, for all sorts of reasons, we would rather not face up to.
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