This groundbreaking text introduces an emerging and rapidly growing field with a dynamic collection of illustrative articles featuring artists, leading academics, health researchers, nurse educators, physicians, educators, environmentalists and others who actively use the creative arts in interdisciplinary practice for hope and change. Readers will learn how the creative arts can offer unique opportunities to embody and re-illuminate the human story, stage human vulnerability, foster citizenship and give voice to narratives of human experience.
At over 400 pages, this is a rich and multifaceted collection of articles and chapters about the creative arts in research and action, an accessible yet highly informative text that enlightens the reader about the inquiries and the processes while offering first hand insights into approaches, stories of the work in practice, how to method based exercises and lists of comprehensive references.
We invite you to find out more about Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice, Inquiries for Hope and Change at the website at http://www.creativeartpractice.blogspot.com, where you can also order the book.
The book, "Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice, Inquiries for Hope and Change"is a project of IJCAIP, The International Journal of the Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice, and is published by Detselig Temeron Books, Calgary (editor Cheryl McLean, publisher of The International Journal of The Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice, associate editor Dr. Robert Kelly, Associate Professor, Fine Art, University of Calgary).