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NSP: Why Art Matters

Strategies & tips for locating resources for your research project

Subject Headings & Keywords

Here are some suggestions to get you started with searching:

  • Art, philosophy (philosophy of art)
  • Art and philosophy (relationship between)
  • Philosophy
  • Art theory
  • Art criticism
  • Art, history
  • Philosohy

Specific to "Art as a Weapon":

  • Racism in art
  • Racism in the arts (broader term)
  • African Americans in art (or Hispanic Americans in art or another cultural group)
  • Minorities in art
  • Prejudices
  • Aesthetics, Black

Searching for specific people:

  • Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
  • Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014
  • Walker, Kara Elizabeth
  • Wiley, Kehinde, 1977-