How Aesthetics Understood As A Encompassing Framework For Human Activity Might Become The Primary Discourse For Political And Social EngagementThese Essays Make The Case For A Reignited Understanding Of Aesthetics One That Casts Aesthetics Not As Illusory, Subjective, Or Superficial, But As A Encompassing Framework For Human Activity Such An Aesthetics, The Contributors Suggest, Could Become The Primary Discourse For Political And Social Engagement Departing From The Critical Stance Of Twentieth Century Artists And Theorists Who Embraced A Counter Aesthetic Framework For Political Engagement, This Book Documents How A Broader Understanding Of Aesthetics Can Offer Insights Into Our Relationships Not Only With Objects, Spaces, Environments, And Ecologies, But Also With Each Other And The Political Structures In Which We Are All EnmeshedThe Contributors Philosophers, Media Theorists, Artists, Curators, Writers And Architects Including Such Notable Figures As Jacques Ranci Re, Graham Harman, And Elaine Scarry Build A Compelling Framework For A New Aesthetic Discourse The Book Opens With A Conversation In Which Ranci Re Tells The Volume S Editor, Mark Foster Gage, That The Aesthetic Is About The Experience Of A Common World The Essays Following Discuss Such Topics As The Perception Of Reality Abstraction In Ethics, Epistemology, And Aesthetics As The First Philosophy Afrofuturism Xenofeminism Philosophical Realism The Productive Force Of Alienation And The Unbearable Lightness Of Current Creative DiscourseContributors Mark Foster Gage, Jacques Ranci Re, Elaine Scarry, Graham Harman, Timothy Morton, Ferda Kolatan, Adam Fure, Michael Young, Nettrice R Gaskins, Roger Rothman, Diann Bauer, Matt Shaw, Albena Yaneva, Brett Mommersteeg, Lydia Kallipoliti, Ariane Lourie Harrison, Rhett Russo, Peggy Deamer, Caroline PicardMatt Shaw, Managing Editor
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- 328 pages
- Aesthetics Equals Politics: New Discourses Across Art, Architecture, and Philosophy
- Mark Foster Gage
- 23 November 2019 Mark Foster Gage