Useful Art-Related Web Sites

American Society for Aesthetics:

Web presence for the American Society of Aesthetics, the major society in the United States devoted to philosophy of art, art theory and art criticism. Many useful links.

International Brecht Society:

International Brecht Society Web Site for the International association devoted to the study of the German dramaturg and playwright, Bertolt Brecht.

Web sites related to the representation of Slavery in the United States:

Harriet Jacobs, Incidents in the life of a slave girl: electronic version

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: A Dramatization of the words of Harriet Ann Jacobs by Deanna and Jon Sidoli

Web sites for other philosophy of art courses:

Cynthia Freeland's philosophy of art course at the University of Houston.

Philosophy of Art and Beauty course taught by Julie Van Camp, at
California State University Long Beach.

Women and The Blues:

The Blue Flame Cafe--Encyclopedia of the Blues: Entries on Ma Rainey and Bessie Smith.

Bessie Smith Links Page

John Gyurkos Jazz Web Page Featuring Billie Holiday

Museum Web Sites:

California African-American Museum

National Museum for Women in the Arts

The African American Museum in Philadelphia

Big List of Museums and Art Resources

Yahoo Directory of Museums, Galleries, and Centers

The J. Paul Getty Museum Home Page

Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Menil Collection, Houston

The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

El Museo del Barrio, New York City's only Latino museum dedicated to Puerto Rican, Caribbean and Latin American art.

WWW Virtual Library Museum List, Around the World

Virtual Uffizi Gallery (Florence, Italy)

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa

British Museum, London

Royal British Columbia Museum

Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland

National Palace Museum, Taiwan, R.O.C - Contains the world's largest collection of Chinese arts and treasures.

Monet's House and Garden at Giverny

Basel Museum of Fine Arts, Switzerland

Le Louvre, Virtual Visit

Le Louvre, Official Web Site

Kyoto National Museum, Japan

A private collection of art from the Islamic world, located in Kuwait.

National Museum of Sweden

State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia Follow the English version to the Virtual Tour. (It's pretty amazing.)

Film-related Web Sites:

UMass Film Studies Web Site: site with many useful links, including a calendar of all the film events in the Pioneer Valley.

Mount Holyoke Film Studies Web Site.

Internet Movie Data Base: site with reviews of the latest movies, including independent and foreign films.

American Film Institute

Cinema Web Site

Other related links:

Joe Cruz's Writing Philosophy Site: A very useful site with suggestions for how to write a philosophy paper, including tips on how to get started, how to revise, etc.

Scary Women: Conference on Women and Horror at UCLA

Sojourner Truth Statue Project, Florence, MA

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