By Daniel Albright
Albright explores how diversified media have interaction, as in a drama, while speech, degree decor, and song are co-present, or in a musical composition that employs the college approach to the visible arts. Tracing arguments and questions about the kin one of the arts from AristotleÆsáPoetics to the current day, he illuminates the understudied self-discipline of comparative arts and urges new cognizance to its riches.
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Panaesthetics: On the Unity and Diversity of the Arts (The Anthony Hecht Lectures in the Humanities Series) by Daniel Albright