Art Theory

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Cue Tears

On the Act of Crying

Lively essays on the meanings and methods of tears in performance

Textile Ascendancies

Aesthetics, Production, and Trade in Northern Nigeria

The authors examine handwoven and manufactured textiles, aesthetic preferences as well as textile production, and trade in northern Nigeria

Aesthetics of Discomfort

Conversations on Disquieting Art

Describes and defends the centrality of discomfort for consumers of various arts—literature, architecture, visual art, music, dance, and cinema

Illuminating Childhood

Portraits in Fiction, Film, and Drama

Experiencing the phases of childhood through art