Monthly Archives: March 2011

Weekend Conversations

On Saturday I had 4 conversations about the paper I am writing. And now I have much food for thought… I explained it twice in as much German as I could muster. German language: experience = Erfahrung beginning = Ausgangspunkt … Continue reading

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A thought that kind of expanded!

(Still being edited) Aesthetic experience may be an individual or social experience. When we experience a feeling of awe for natural phenomena, we may have a feeling of the perception and concept related to it uniting into a greater experience … Continue reading

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Is it necessary?

In my class, I have preferred working without laying down rules or laws as such. Rather I hope that children, through my and my assistant’s explicit expectations, and the expectations of other students, learn to act in a way that … Continue reading

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Schiller’s Freedom

[Through the experience of beauty, art, the aesthetic, we experience freedom]… “It is a freedom based on the balance and harmony of two opposing aspects of out character rather than a freedom grounded in choice.” “Schiller understands freedom as both … Continue reading

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