A facial expression  is one or more motions or positions of the muscles beneath the skin of the face. According to one set of controversial theories, these movements convey the emotional state of an individual to observers. Facial expressions are a form of nonverbal communication. They are a primary means of conveying social information between humans , but they also occur in most other mammals and some other animal species. Humans can adopt a facial expression voluntarily or involuntarily, and the neural mechanisms responsible for controlling the expression differ in each case.
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T his is an outline of Carroll, Philosophy of Art, Chapter 2 My personal comments are in red, like this, and you can see that they have a different style of lettering.. They elaborate on Carroll or react to Carroll. The expression theory of art an attempt to define art Representation theories and expression theories agree that art communicates, but they disagree about what is communicated.
The project brings together scholars, writers and activists with particular expertise in three geo-political areas, the UK, South Africa and India, to investigate these questions in their international dimensions. In , she was taken to court by a Turkish lawyer for insulting Turkishness in her novel, The Bastard of Istanbul because it refers to the First World War Armenian massacre as a genocide. The terms of the law are extremely broad, and hundreds of writers and journalists have been targeted under its terms. Last week, she was investigated by a prosecutor for a very different crime; the fictional representation of sexual violence and child abuse in her novels The Gaze and Three Daughters of Eve She has been attacked on social media for her latest novel, 10 Minutes, 38 Seconds which depicts the final moments in the life of a murdered sex worker.