Richard Shusterman

Media Commentary on Body Consciousness: A Philosophy of Mindfulness and Somaesthetics


Review of Body Consciousness from The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism (2008)

Review of Body Consciousness from the Journal of Speculative Philosophy (2008)

"Somaesthetics and the Critique of Cartesian Dualism" a review of Body Consciousness from Body & Society  (September 2008)

Review of Body Consciousness from Metapsychology online (September 30, 2008)

Translation of Interview and book review from LeMonde (December 2007)

Review of Body Consciousness from Education and Culture (2008)

"Biological Aesthetics" 02 No 46 (Summer  2008)

" Richard Shusterman Talks About His New Book Body Consciousness: A Philosophy of Mindfulness and Somaesthetics"  The Philosopher's Magazine (2008)

Interview in artUS : "Soma Holiday" (pdf) or "Soma Holiday" (html) (2008)

"Body-Con" from Vogue India

The Korea Times commentary on Dr. Shusterman's keynote address to the 2010 Peace BAR Festival in Seoul, South Korea. Also see "The Art of the Body".

Media Commentary on Pragmatist Aesthetics: Living Beauty, Rethinking Art

" The Return of the Repressed": London Times review of Pragmatist Aesthetics (July 9, 1993)

Two Questions on Cannibalism and Rap in English and Portuguese (1995)

"The Thinker and the Rapper" column in PopMatters on Pragmatist Aesthetics (June 5, 2002)

Breaking Out of the White Cube (1995)

The Pragmatist Aesthetics of Richard Shusterman: A Conversation

"The Myth of Europe" column in PopMatters on "the American fallacy" and Pragmatist Aesthetics (Jan 30, 2002)

Dong-A Il Bo review of Pragmatist Aesthetics (August 24, 2002, in English)

Philadelphia Inquirer review of Pragmatist Aesthetics

The Helka Interview in Helsinki (June 2000)

Nouvel Observer interview: "The Field of Rap" (26 March 1992)

Interview in Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik: A Quarterly of Language, Literature, and Culture (In English, 2000)

Media Commentary on Practicing Philosophy: Pragmatism and the Philosophical Life


Philadelphia Inquirer review of Practicing Philosophy (July 13, 1997)

"Thought and the Forms of Life" review of Practicing Philosophy in The Boston Book Review 4.5 (June 1997); 24-25.

"The Body of a Philosopher" discussion of Shusterman by Jon Borowicz

Media Commentary on Various Books and Projects

Review of Shusterman's Pragmatism. Between Literature and Somaesthetics. (Fall 2012)

"Atlas shrugged, but Arnold didn’t: A philosopher defends bodybuilding" Broad Street Review (March 2009)

Interview in UNF Philosophy blog: "An Interview with Richard Shusterman" (March 27, 2007)

Interview in Parachute: "Art and Self-Fashioning"

Review of Surface and Depth in Consciousness, Literature and the Arts (April 2003)

Mind Review of Performing Live (2001)

Interview in Action, Criticism, and Theory for Music Education (2002)

New York Times review of "Minding the Body" course (1999)

Interview in Naked Punch (2009)

Interview at the Wittgenstein symposium in Austria (1995)

Philadelphia Inquirer story on "Minding the Body" course (February 15, 1999)

Philadelphia Inquirer story on "Dialogue on the Square" series (September 20, 2000)

My Day from The Chronicle of Higher Education (2003)

The return of the repressed from the Times' Higher Education Supplement (July 1993)

Philadelphia Inquirer story on Dr. Shusterman and the hip-hop culture (October 28, 1992)

Temple Times story on aesthetics and pop art study (November 8, 1990)


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