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Turner Prize for Susan Philpsz

The announcement that Susan Philipsz had won the Turner prize for  - a sound piece consisting of her own frailly beautiful voice singing  a Scottish lament over the black waters of the Clyde - was rendered 
almost inaudible tonight by the chants and whoops of student protesters, who were separated from the champagne-sipping partygoers at Tate Britain only by a hastily erected barrier.