Org: Ryan Shin (University of Arizona, USA)
Art is a multi-faceted part of human society, and often is used for more than purely aesthetic purposes. When used as a narrative on modern society, art can actively engage citizens in cultural and pedagogical discussions.
Convergence of Contemporary Art, Visual Culture, and Global Civic Engagement is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly material on the relationship between popular media, art, and visual culture, analyzing how this intersection promotes global pedagogy and learning. Highlighting relevant perspectives from both international and community levels, this book is ideally designed for professionals, upper-level students, researchers, and academics interested in the role of art in global learning.
The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:
- Arts-Integrated Lessons
- Critical Global Pedagogy
- Distributed Open Collaborative Course
- Global Citizenry
- Global Civic Learning and Engagement
- Intercultural Competence
- Intercultural Learning
- Mapping Community Culture
- Productive Ambiguity
- Situated Cognition
- Third Culture