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Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis

David Elliott, Marissa Silverman, and Wayne Bowman


Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis examines the many ways that artists (amateur and professional), community artist-facilitators, educators, and scholars in music, dance/movement, theater, visual arts, poetry/storytelling, and media and technology conceive and deploy their abilities to advance democratic citizenship and human flourishing in local, national, and international contexts. Among the questions this book addresses are the following: What is the nature and scope of artistic citizenship? How do artists and scholars in different domains conceive th ... More

Keywords: artistic citizenship, human flourishing, community arts, ethical-artistic action, ethics of care

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780199393749
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2016 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199393749.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

David Elliott, author
Professor of Music and Music Education, NYU

Marissa Silverman, author
Assistant Professor of Music, Montclair University

Wayne Bowman, author
Professor of Music, Brandon University

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Part I Foundational Considerations

1 Artistic Citizenship

David J. Elliott, Marissa Silverman, and Wayne D. Bowman

2 Art and Citizenship

David Wiles

3 New York Reimagined

Mary Schmidt Campbell

5 Arts Education as/for Artistic Citizenship

Marissa Silverman and David J. Elliott

Part II Dance/Movement-Based Arts

8 Dance It, Film It, Share It

Sangita Shresthova

10 Re/imagining Artivism

Rodney Diverlus

Part III Media and Technology

11 Queer and Trans People of Color Community Arts Collective

Sandra Jeppesen, Anna Kruzynski, and Coco Riot

12 Slow FAST Forward

Jennifer Parker

13 Tactical Citizenship

Eric Kluitenberg

14 Ghostly Testimonies

Raz Yosef and Yaara Ozery

Part IV Music

16 Citizens or Subjects?

Geoffrey Baker

17 Arts-Based Service Learning with Indigenous Communities

Brydie-Leigh Bartleet and Gavin Carfoot

Part V Poetry/Storytelling

21 Songs of Passage and Sacrifice

Laura Dolp and Eveljn Ferraro

Part VI Theater

23 Performing Citizenship

Sibylle Peters

24 Valuing Performance

Nicola Shaughnessy

Part VII Visual Arts