The muses go to school : inspiring stories about the importance of arts in education / edited by Herbert Kohl and Tom Oppenheim.
- ISBN: 9781595585394
- ISBN: 1595585397
- Description: xxvii, 200 p. ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2012.
- 9 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
- 1 copy at Gordon College.
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|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Gordon College||Stack Level 4||NX 280 .M87 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Contents:||Preface : the necessity of art in public education / Herbert Kohl -- Introduction : the arts and social justice / Tom Oppenhiem -- "Tears in the dark" : the arts as a vehicle for the discovery of the self : Rosie Perez ; Michelle Fine -- "Communication from one's heart" : the arts and the development of self-discipline : Phylicia Rashad ; Lisa Delpit -- "An affair with one's soul" : the arts and the development of cultural identity : Frances Lucerna ; Bill Ayers -- "Good, hard work" : the arts, lifelong commitments, pleasures, and pains : Bill T. Jones ; Kevin Truitt -- "Teaching on the bandstand" : the intergenerational legacy of the arts : David Amram ; Gary Stager -- "Walking into the fire" : the arts as an integrative force in learning : Philip Seymour Hoffman ; Deborah Meier -- "I taste it when I look at it" : the importance of arts for those who learn differently : Whoopi Goldberg ; Diane Ravitch -- "The only thing that will save us from ourselves" : the arts, social engagement, and social transformation / Moisés Kaufman ; Steve Seidel -- "Enriching society" : the communal power of the arts : Mike Medavoy ; Colin Greer -- "Rebellions, breakthroughs, and secret gardens" : the arts and imagination : Maxine Greene ; Shirley Brice Heath -- Afterword / Robert Jackson -- A note to the reader.|
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