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We’re here, finally. Yesterday I published my novel The Sunset Valkyrie, which has been a long time coming. I started writing while still at the university, planning my master thesis. 600 more words

Aesthetic Experience

The History of Satan

I’m posting this link here for educational purposes under ‘fair use’ provisions of the Copyright Act… I do not own, nor do I claim any copyright in the above video production.

Asty

Religion And Atheism

AOV: Chapter 4: Images and Ideologies in Totalitarian States

Chapter 4: Images and Ideologies in Totalitarian States

Although the Zulu were not the only South African people to be subordinated to the system of apartheid, they are of central importance to the symbolic analysis of South African history. 14,838 more words

Aesthetics Of Violence

Changing Education Paradigms - Ken Robinson

5:50 The arts are victims of this mentality.

Aesthetic experience – when senses are operating at their peak. Fully alive.

Factory analogy.

Divergent thinking (multiple answers.) The arts encourage this. 6 more words

Video

Aesthetics of Violece: Chapter 2: Ideologically Articulated Aesthetics of Violence

Chapter 2: Ideologically Articulated Aesthetics of Violence

Although one possible interpretation of Bourdieu’s concept of habitus might be taken to imply that these ‘structuring structures’ which give rise to the principles of their own generation as well as to objective social structures and practices, reproduce exactly the previously existing social structures and practices of a society, in fact this is not the case. 5,373 more words

Aesthetics Of Violence

Do fans know best?

I’ve recently finished writing my Master’s thesis (of the Universe) on the commercialization of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe fans’ aesthetic experience. By collecting MOTU Classics figures I, along many other fans, help to preserve precious memories of a childhood hero. 499 more words

Fans

One can be a fan of something without owning anything related to the particular subject of one’s fandom. I accept that as a concept, but as far as I’m concerned – yeah, never going to happen. 413 more words

Toys