Philosopher Alva Noe has a theory about art. He says art is like philosophy, and the best art is disorienting and uncomfortable. It takes you into a space you didn't even know was there.
Alva Noë is the author of Out of Our Heads: Why You Are not Your Brain and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness, published in February 2009 by Hill and Wang / Farrar Straus and Giroux. His first book Action in Perception was published by The MIT Press in December 2004. He is now...Read more
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