Words Without Borders

Words Without Borders


  • Author: Alane Salierno Mason & Dedi Felman
  • Release Date : 2007-03-13
  • Genre: Essays
  • File Size: 3219725 Bytes


Featuring the work of more than 28 writers from upwards of 20 countries, this collection transports us to the frontiers of twenty-first century literature.In these pages, some of the most accomplished writers in world literature–among them Edwidge Danticat, Ha Jin, Cynthia Ozick, Javier Marias, and Nobel laureates Wole Soyinka, Günter Grass, Czeslaw Milosz, Wislawa Szymborska, and Naguib Mahfouz–have stepped forward to introduce us to dazzling literary talents virtually unknown to readers of English. Most of their work–short stories, poems, essays, and excerpts from novels–appears here in English for the first time.The Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman introduces us to a story of extraordinary poise and spiritual intelligence by the A...

Digital Art through the Looking Glass

Digital Art through the Looking Glass


  • Author: Oliver Grau (Hg.)
  • Release Date : 2019-12-11
  • Genre: Art & Architecture
  • File Size: 27700535 Bytes


Digital art challenges archiving, collecting and preserving methods within and outside of gallery, library, archive and museum (GLAM) institutions. By its media, art in the digital sphere is processual, contextual, modular and ephemeral, and its creative process is collaborative. From artists, scholars, technicians and conservators—to preserve this contemporary art is a transdisciplinary task. This book brings together leading international experts from digital art theory and preservation, digital humanities, collection management, conservation and media art histories. In a transdisciplinary approach, theoretic and practice-based research from these stakeholders in art, research, education and exhibition are presented to create an overview of pre...

The Humanities Through the Arts
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The Humanities Through the Arts


  • Author : F. David Martin
  • Publisher : New York : McGraw-Hill
  • Release Date : 1978
  • Genre: Art appreciation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015063102837


The Humanities Through the Arts Book Description :

"Humanities through the Arts" is intended for introductory-level, interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the Humanities, Philosophy, Art, English, Music, and Education departments. Arranged topically by art form from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance. This beautifully illustrated text helps students learn how to actively engage a work of art. The new sixth edition retains the popular focus on the arts as an expression of cultural and personal values.....

Humanities through the Arts

Humanities through the Arts


  • Author : F. David Martin
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2014-01-10
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780077773274


Humanities through the Arts Book Description :

Humanities Through the Arts, ninth edition, continues to explore the humanities with an emphasis upon the arts as an expression of cultural and personal values, examining the relationship of the humanities to important values, objects and events. The book is arranged topically by art form from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance. Four major pedagogical boxed features enhance student understanding of the genres and of individual works within the genres: Perception Key boxes, Conception Key boxes, Experiencing boxes, and new Focus On boxes. Intended for introductory-level, interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the Humanities, Philosophy, Art, English, Music, and Educatio...

The Humanities Through the Arts

The Humanities Through the Arts


  • Author : F. David Martin
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0073138630


The Humanities Through the Arts Book Description :

Humanities through the Arts is intended for introductory-level, interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the Humanities, Philosophy, Art, English, Music, and Education departments. The book is arranged topically by art form from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance. This beautifully illustrated text helps students learn how to actively engage a work of art. The new seventh edition retains the popular focus on the arts as an expression of cultural and personal values....

Arts   Humanities Through the Eras

Arts Humanities Through the Eras


  • Author : Philip M. Soergel
  • Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0787656968


Arts Humanities Through the Eras Book Description :

Through the presentation of nine different arts and humanities topics, such as architecture and design, literature, religion, and visual arts, this volume describes Renaissance Europe, from 1300 to 1600....

Arts   Humanities Through the Eras

Arts Humanities Through the Eras


  • Author : Edward Bleiberg
  • Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0787656984


Arts Humanities Through the Eras Book Description :

Through the presentation of nine different arts and humanities topics, such as architecture and design, literature, religion, and visual arts, this book describes the ancient Egyptian culture, from 2675-332 B.C.E....

Humanities Through the Arts

Humanities Through the Arts


  • Author : Coast Community Colleges Staff
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Release Date : 1983-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0070114749


Humanities Through the Arts Book Description :

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Humanities Through the Arts

Humanities Through the Arts


  • Author : F. DAVID. JACOBUS MARTIN (LEE.)
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-01-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1260091686


Humanities Through the Arts Book Description :

Humanities Through the Arts, tenth edition,continues to explore the humanities with an emphasis upon the arts as an expression of cultural and personal values, examining the relationship of the humanities to important values, objects and events. The book is arranged topically by art form from painting, sculpture, photography, and architecture to literature, music, theater, film, and dance. Four major pedagogical boxed features enhance student understanding of the genres and of individual works within the genres: Perception Key boxes, Conception Key boxes,Experiencing boxes, and new Focus On boxes. Intended for introductory-level,interdisciplinary courses offered across the curriculum in the Humanities,Philosophy, Art, English, Music, and Education de...

Arts   Humanities Through the Eras  Ancient Egypt  2675 332 B C E

Arts Humanities Through the Eras Ancient Egypt 2675 332 B C E


  • Author : [Anonymus AC04321353]
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 078765695X


Arts Humanities Through the Eras Ancient Egypt 2675 332 B C E Book Description :

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this five-volume set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume. Nine chapters follow, covering the major branches of the humanities: architecture and design, dance, fashion, literature, music, philosophy, religion, theater and visual arts. Chapters begin with a chronology of major events within the discipline followed by articles covering the movements, schools of thought and masterworks that characterize the discipline during the era and biographical...

Arts   Humanities Through the Eras  Renaissance Europe  1300 1600

Arts Humanities Through the Eras Renaissance Europe 1300 1600


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : LCCN:2004010243


Arts Humanities Through the Eras Renaissance Europe 1300 1600 Book Description :

Profiling milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music and religion from a specific period, each volume in this five-volume set helps students and researchers understand the various disciplines of the humanities in relation to each other, as well as to history and culture. An overview of the period and a chronology of major world events begin each volume. Nine chapters follow, covering the major branches of the humanities: architecture and design, dance, fashion, literature, music, philosophy, religion, theater and visual arts. Chapters begin with a chronology of major events within the discipline followed by articles covering the movements, schools of thought and masterworks that characterize the discipline during the era and biographical...