Reality Through the Arts
Author: Sporre, Dennis
Number Of Pages: 432
Release Date: 15-03-2012
Details: Product Description Thematic and Chronological Approach to the Humanities - Reality Through the Arts is a popular choice for professors because it provides both a topical and chronological approach to the humanities. KEY TOPICS: Personalize Learning - The new MySearchLab delivers proven results in helping students succeed, provides engaging experiences that personalize learning, and comes from a trusted partner with educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students and instructors achieve their goals. Engage Students – Human Reality features and vibrant illustrations throughout the book give students a further understanding of the artistic process. MARKET: For all readers who appreciate and want to become more knowledgeable about the arts in general. About the Author Dennis J. Sporre is an internationally prominent and award-winning writer, scholar, and artist. He has a bachelor's degree in Speech and Drama with a minor in music from Central Michigan University and a graduate degree in theatre scenic design and technology from the University of Iowa. Until his retirement he was a tenured professor, department head, and dean at various universities across the United States, including Ball State University, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, The Pennsylvania State University, and the University of Arizona. His administrative and teaching experience has encompassed interdisciplinary courses in the humanities and fine arts. He has sung professionally and designed scenery and lighting for more than fifty productions. His writings, including more than a dozen books, numerous journal articles, and poetry, have covered numerous topics including the humanities, theatre history, and design and technology. He has spent decades traveling the world researching and experiencing the arts and cultures about which he writes.
Package Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.5 x 0.9 inches