Vol 8, No 2 (2012)

Improvisational Attitudes: Reflections from Art and Life on Certitude, Failure, and Doubt

Table of Contents


Improvisational Attitudes: Reflections from Art and Life on Certainty, Failure, and Doubt PDF HTML
Amanda Ravetz, Anne Douglas, Kathleen Coessens


Improvising Freedom in Prison PDF HTML
Nayanee Basu
Sipping Water: Reverie and Improvisation PDF HTML
Amanda Ravetz
Humans, Heroes and Artists: (Re)Creating the Unexpected Situation PDF HTML
Kathleen Coessens
Altering a Fixed Identity: Thinking through Improvisation PDF HTML
Anne Douglas
Fuzzy Frontiers: A Performative Materialization of Intentionality PDF HTML
Gaelyn Aguilar, Gustavo Aguilar
Certainty, Contingency, and Improvisation PDF HTML
Gary Peters
The Act of Improvisation within the work of Tacita Dean PDF HTML
Andrew Sneddon

Notes and Opinions

Where You End and I Begin: Cognition and Continuity in Experimental Improvised Music and Dance PDF HTML
Christopher Williams, Martin Sonderkamp

Book/Media Reviews

The Last Holiday: A Memoir, Gil Scott-Heron PDF HTML
Aldon L Nielsen
Mashed Up: Music, Technology, and The Rise of Configurable Culture, Aram Sinnreich PDF HTML
Mark Campbell
Birds of Fire: Jazz, Rock, Funk, and the Creation of Fusion, Kevin Fellezs PDF HTML
Rob N.A. Wallace

News and Announcements

Call for Papers: General Issue PDF HTML
Call for Papers: Edited Collection PDF HTML

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ISSN: 1712-0624