I popped over to Gloucester Cathedral recently, and interviewed Russell Haines about his Faith exhibition. The exhibition has attracted a certain amount of controversy, but I wanted to ask Russell more about his intentions when embarking on the work. There is a nasty echo on the sound (old, church cloisters are [I assert] to blame), but it is still audible:
Interview by Dave Webster
In this video, Dr David Webster asks Dr Emily Ryall whether sport can, in some sense, be regarded as ‘art’..
Those interested in this topic may also want to visit http://newbooksinsports.com/2012/02/13/stephen-mumford-watching-sport-aesthetics-ethics-and-emotion-routledge-2011/ where Stephen Mumford is interviewed (audio, 1 hour) on related issues.
Dr Ryall teaches at the Oxstalls campus of the University of Gloucestershire, and is Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy of Sport.
You can find her blog at http://emilyryall.net – and you can find her on twitter as @emilyryall (Dave is also on there as @davidwebster)
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