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Tuesday Conversations "Decadence"

Tuesdays in September - Decadence

SBS series- Decadence: Decline of the Western World

LET'S not exaggerate. This is not the end of days. It is merely the end of civilisation as we know it.

That is the sobering argument made in Decadence: Decline of the Western World. Five years in the making, the Australian documentary proposes that the West peaked in 1969 and is now dying.

''The West as we know it today begins with the Magna Carta in 1215,'' Pria Viswalingam, who wrote, produced and appears in the documentary, says.

''Then came the Renaissance, the founding of America and the Enlightenment, before the West peaked with the social revolutions of the 1960s.

We've looked at Money, Sex and Democracy. over the next 2 weeks we will look at the episodes tilted "The Family" and then "God"

Monday, 16 September 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm