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Title Arts, culture and community development / edited by Rosie R. Meade and Mae Shaw
Published Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2021


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Series Rethinking community development
Rethinking community development.
Contents List of figures and tables -- Series editors' preface -- Acknowledgments -- Notes on contributors -- One Arts, culture and community development: introductory essay -- Part 1 Making and sharing collective meanings. Two Reflections on the decolonising dance praxis of Grupo Bayano -- Three The power of song -- Four 'The people awoke awake': observations from Beirut's walls in the 17 October moment -- Five Muralism, disputes and imaginaries of community resistance: case studies from settlements in Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro -- Six Contemporary expressions of arts and culture as protest: consonance, dissonance, paradox and opportunities for community development? -- Seven Queering community development in DIY punk spaces -- Part 2 Negotiating practice and policy. -- Eight Access to communication as resistance and struggle in the 21st century -- Nine Unholy alliance or way of the future? The intertwinements of community development, cultural planning and cultural industries in municipal and regional cultural strategies -- Ten Frameworks for assessing and reconsidering empowerment in community art -- Eleven Maintaing a critical approach to collaborative art and youth work practice in neoliberal times -- Twelve The kinaesthetics of community: social circus, corporeal aesthetics and the balancing act of a development practice in (post-)neoliberal conditions -- Thirteen Building peaceful communities: collaboration and co-creation through theatre -- Afterword -- Index
Summary Drawing on international examples, this book interrogates the relationship between the arts, culture and community development. Contributors from six continents, reimagine community development as they consider how aesthetic arts contribute to processes of peacebuilding, youth empowerment, participatory planning and environmental regeneration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 09, 2021)
Subject Community development -- Cross-cultural studies
Artists and community -- Cross-cultural studies
Community arts projects -- Cross-cultural studies
EDUCATION / Arts in Education.
Artists and community
Community arts projects
Community development
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies
Form Electronic book
Author Meade, Rosie, editor.
Shaw, Mae, editor.
ISBN 9781447340522