... takes place in Sweden. The topic of the debate is how a supposed "kulturman" (meaning a man working in culture production, link in Swedish) has benefited unduly from "social structures" within society. He is portrayed as someone who is admired for his art, powerful and, and this seems to be what really bugs the author, with "too vast moral liberty".
The head honcho yawns disinterestedly: "Poets and painters are not nearly as entertaining as jesters and dwarves, anyway".
Not for Pussies!