My article in “THE STUDIO POTTER”
February 2, 2009 by lucyfagellapottery
|CURRENT ISSUE VOLUME 37 NUMBER 1
It is where we start – the most
intimate and inalienable unit
of our personhood and the vehicle
of our lived experience.
By our bodies we measure, know,
and make sense of the world
Our bodies are the referent by which we understand many of
languages’s abstractions: the upness of above, the hardness
of difficult, the opposition of inside and outside. The hand,
we say, has mastery, but for makers the whole body…
Check out the current issue of The Studio Potter . I wrote an article entitled,
“Container for the Spirit”.
When I heard the issue was on “The Body”. I felt compelled to write about the
containers I make, which hold the remains of the body.
If you are not a subscriber to The Studio Potter, your missing out on quite a fine
ceramics magazine. To subcribe go to www.studiopotter.org
|THE BODY Volume 37 Number 1 Winter 2008/Spring 2009