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Butler, Schiller, and the Value of the Humanities

Ran across this stirring graduation speech given by Judith Butler at McGill University this year. In it she makes a case for the importance of the humanities (something we’ve been talking about quite a lot) in education and in the … Continue reading

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Form and Pressure

Going to attempt to bring a couple of threads together in today’s post, which could very well be titled “what the hell am I doing?” Don’t worry, this isn’t my journal, but I do want to think a bit about … Continue reading

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Educating our Artists

I’ve spent a few posts dedicated to the skills that general arts education equips artists and non artists with in confronting our world. Today, I’m turning to the challenge of educating our theater artists–actors in particular–for a life in the … Continue reading

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