skip to content
The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse

Author: Gene Logsdon
Publisher: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2007.
Series: Culture of the land.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
When Logsdon realised that he experienced the same creative joy from farming as he did for writing, he suspected that agriculture itself was a form of art. Thus began his search for the origins of the artistic impulse in the agrarian lifestyle. This book is the culmination of his journey, his friendships with farmers and artists driven by the urge to create.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Logsdon, Gene.
Mother of all arts.
Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, ©2007
(DLC) 2007014613
(OCoLC)123390924
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Logsdon
ISBN: 9780813172545 0813172543 1283233150 9781283233156
OCLC Number: 182747813
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 324 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (chiefly color).
Contents: pt. 1. Visual arts and agriculture --
pt. 2. Literature and the land --
pt. 3. Songs of the soil.
Series Title: Culture of the land.
Responsibility: Gene Logsdon.

Abstract:

Talks about the author's journey, his account of friendships with farmers and artists driven by the urge to create. This work chronicles his long relationship with Wendell Berry and discovers the  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

""Logsdon has undertaken to defend the farmers of whom far too many people are comfortably contemptuous, even as they, the contemptuous, depend upon farm people for their very sustenance. He Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/182747813> # The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "182747813" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/kyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Place/lexington> ; # Lexington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Topic/art_performance> ; # ART--Performance
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1742735> ; # Agriculture and the arts
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85008423> ; # Arts, American--20th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Topic/art_reference> ; # ART--Reference
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NX180> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817891> ; # Arts, American
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/700.436/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/67748912> ; # Gene Logsdon
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Visual arts and agriculture -- pt. 2. Literature and the land -- pt. 3. Songs of the soil."@en ;
    schema:description "When Logsdon realised that he experienced the same creative joy from farming as he did for writing, he suspected that agriculture itself was a form of art. Thus began his search for the origins of the artistic impulse in the agrarian lifestyle. This book is the culmination of his journey, his friendships with farmers and artists driven by the urge to create."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/802653378> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Series/culture_of_the_land> ; # Culture of the land.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123390924> ;
    schema:name "The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse"@en ;
    schema:productID "182747813" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/182747813#PublicationEvent/lexington_university_press_of_kentucky_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> ; # University Press of Kentucky
    schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780813172545/> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=323315&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10495349> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=198484> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=323315> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3039914> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781283233156> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813172545> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/182747813> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Agent/university_press_of_kentucky> # University Press of Kentucky
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University Press of Kentucky" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Series/culture_of_the_land> # Culture of the land.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/182747813> ; # The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse
    schema:name "Culture of the land." ;
    schema:name "Culture of the land" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/802653378#Topic/art_performance> # ART--Performance
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "ART--Performance"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85008423> # Arts, American--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Arts, American--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1742735> # Agriculture and the arts
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Agriculture and the arts"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/817891> # Arts, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Arts, American"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/67748912> # Gene Logsdon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Logsdon" ;
    schema:givenName "Gene" ;
    schema:name "Gene Logsdon" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780813172545>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0813172543" ;
    schema:isbn "9780813172545" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781283233156>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1283233150" ;
    schema:isbn "9781283233156" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123390924>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Mother of all arts." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/182747813> ; # The mother of all arts : agrarianism and the creative impulse
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.