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expression : a mode, means, or use of significant representation or symbolism ; especially : felicitous or vivid indication or depiction of mood or sentiment (expression, 2015) [1]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
Self expression is expression of one's own personality, feelings, or ideas, as through speech or art: "Self-expression must pass into communication for its fulfillment" (Pearl S. Buck). (Self expression, 2015) [2]blank.gif The Free Dictionary
"Poesy therefore is an art of imitation, for so Aristotle termeth it in his word mimesis, that is to say, a representing, counterfeiting, or figuring forth -- to speak metaphorically, a speaking picture; with this end, to teach and delight." --Sir Philip Sidney The Defense of Poesy, English Essays: Sidney to Macaulay, The Harvard Classics (Bartlby.com)


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Culture and Self-Expression (Heejung S. Kim and Deborah Ko, University of California Santa Barbara) pdf

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Self-Expression - Google News
  • Boy Scout Troop learns self-expression during 'Be Smart Through Art' event - whnt.com Monday
    whnt.comBoy Scout Troop learns self-expression during 'Be Smart Through Art' eventwhnt.comHUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A local Boy Scout troop didn't just earn a merit badge for art over the weekend, they learned the importance of community through art. Members of Boy Scout Troop 400 spent the day at the Huntsville Museum of Art on Saturday. The ...
  • Mind Over MatterSelf-Expression Has Power for Performance and Learning - Chief Learning Officer Monday
    Chief Learning OfficerMind Over MatterSelf-Expression Has Power for Performance and LearningChief Learning OfficerFor me, these recent studies on the value of personalization add a new dimension to the care some great educators take to encourage learners' self-expression: It literally can affect how well they work. An experiment that author and business executive ...
  • Sara and Kenny channel self-expression, connections with audience in latest tour - The Badger Herald Monday
    The Badger HeraldSara and Kenny channel self-expression, connections with audience in latest tourThe Badger HeraldSara D'Ippolito and Kenny Reichert of Sara and Kenny describe their music as a fusion of many things, including jazz harmonies, Latin American rhythm and traditional folk music from southern Italy called Tarantella. “It's jazz in the sense that it's a ...
  • Harajuku party encourages self-expression in the South Loop - Chicago Reader Apr 21, 2017
    Chicago ReaderHarajuku party encourages self-expression in the South LoopChicago ReaderStreet View is a fashion series in which Isa Giallorenzo spotlights some of the coolest styles seen in Chicago. click to enlarge. Isa Giallorenzo. Model Juni Park was spotted hanging out at a Harajuku party at Studio 415 cohosted by Akira cofounder Jon ...
  • For your eyes only: specs that offer self-expression - Financial Times Apr 20, 2017
    Financial TimesFor your eyes only: specs that offer self-expressionFinancial TimesFor your eyes only: specs that offer self-expression. Why should big-brand frames turn our faces into billboards? Independent eyewear labels are refocusing the industry. Read next. Master pieces? Jeff Koons on his first collaboration with Louis Vuitton.
  • Student with autism uses her hobby as a form of self-expression ... - whnt.com Apr 7, 2017
    whnt.comStudent with autism uses her hobby as a form of self-expression ...whnt.comMADISON, Ala. - Madison City Schools is celebrating Autism Awareness with events for the month of April. People who have autism communicate in different ...and more »
  • The art of self expression (part two) - The Saint Apr 5, 2017
    The SaintThe art of self expression (part two)The SaintIf I am to be honest, though, there usually is always a reason: choosing to wear lipstick is a form of self-expression that I can, and am willing, to take. The reasons can be as big and small as I want to make them, because that's what self-expression ...
  • Professor Mark Sawyer remembered for mentorship, self-expression - Daily Bruin Apr 3, 2017
    Daily BruinProfessor Mark Sawyer remembered for mentorship, self-expressionDaily BruinMark Sawyer spoke Spanish with a Cuban accent, despite growing up in the United States. While leading study abroad programs in San Juan, Puerto Rico, locals would call him “El Cubano.” Sawyer, a political science and African American studies professor ...
  • From Selfie to Self-Expression | Euronews - euronews Apr 3, 2017
    euronewsFrom Selfie to Self-Expression | EuronewseuronewsAn exhibition at London's Saatchi Gallery – From Selfie to Self-Expression – explores the history of autoportraits over five centuries, from the great masters like ...London sees selfies as self-expressionOtago Daily TimesFrom Selfie to Self-expression, the latest exhibition at the Saatchi galleryBlasting NewsFrom Selfie to Self-Expression at Saatchi GalleryThe UpcomingCity A.M. -The Guardian -Saatchi Gallerya...
  • Correct Opinions exhibit emphasizes value of self-expression in teens - Hyde Park Herald Mar 29, 2017
    Hyde Park HeraldCorrect Opinions exhibit emphasizes value of self-expression in teensHyde Park HeraldAn exhibit entitled Correct Opinions, which provides a forum for over 50 teen artists from across the city to express how they see the world, is held its opening reception on Friday, March 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Arts Incubator, 301 E ...



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  1. ^ expression. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/expression
  2. ^ Self expression. (2015). In The Free Dictionary. Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.thefreedictionary.com/self-expression