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Somaesthetics And Dance, Curtis L. Carter Jan 2015

Somaesthetics And Dance, Curtis L. Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

Dance is proposed as the most representative of somaesthetic arts in Thinking Through the Body: Essays in Somaesthetics and other writings of Richard Shusterman. Shuster- man offers a useful, but incomplete approach to somaesthetics of dance. In the examples provided, dance appears as subordinate to another art form (theater or photography) or as a means to achieving bodily excellence. Missing, for example, are accounts of the role of dance as an independent art form, how somaesthetics would address differences in varying approaches to dance, and attention to the viewer’s somaesthetic dance experience. Three strategies for developing new directions for ...


Aesthetics In Contemporary Art: Philosopher And Performer, Curtis L. Carter Jan 2012

Aesthetics In Contemporary Art: Philosopher And Performer, Curtis L. Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

No abstract provided.


Toward A History Of Aesthetics Of The Twentieth Century, Curtis Carter Jan 2012

Toward A History Of Aesthetics Of The Twentieth Century, Curtis Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

No abstract provided.


Aesthetics Into The Twenty-First Century, Curtis Carter Jan 2007

Aesthetics Into The Twenty-First Century, Curtis Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

The new concerns facing aestheticians in the twenty-first century require serious attention if the discipline is to maintain continued viability as an intellectual discipline. Just as art changes as cultures develop, so must aesthetics. In support of this view is a personal account of evolving engagement with aesthetics and the factors that led to embracing change and a plurality of practices as essential to the health of aesthetic today. A brief examination of the state of aesthetics as it has evolved in the American Society for Aesthetics since its inception in the 1940s will follow. These two lines of development ...


Sculpture, Curtis Carter Jan 2001

Sculpture, Curtis Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

No abstract provided.


Migrations, Curtis Carter Jan 2000

Migrations, Curtis Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

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The Humanities And Dance: The Contemporary Choreographers' Response In The Arts To Aesthetic And Moral Values, Curtis Carter Jan 1979

The Humanities And Dance: The Contemporary Choreographers' Response In The Arts To Aesthetic And Moral Values, Curtis Carter

Philosophy Faculty Research and Publications

No abstract provided.