Calliope's Sisters: A Comparative Study of Philosophies of Art
This book looks at the visual and performing arts of the world's societies, examining such issues as the origin of art, the ultimate nature of art, and the theoretical basis of art's role in human affairs. Anderson focuses on ten diverse societies, noting the similarities and differences found in these and other traditional aesthetic systems.
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Review: Calliope's Sisters: A Comparative Study of Philosophies of ArtUser Review - Barb - Goodreads
This book has some wonderful quotes about art, aesthetics, and the role they play in various societies. If you are looking to reflect on why humans make art, this book is a good addition to your explorations. Read full review
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