Readings and answer questions | Literature homework help

 Read the following reading and then answer the 9 questions below. One of the readings has a link the other 2 are attached as files.

  1. For John Dewey, what should we pay attention to if we want to understand the aesthetic value of a work of art, and how is that aesthetic value conveyed?
  2. For Dewey, what is the connection of “art” to everyday life?
  3. For Dewey, what is the value of “high art” or “fine art” compared with popular art?
  4. For Dewey, how is art related to imagination?
  5. For Dewey, what makes something an act of “artistic expression?”
  6. For Dewey, what factors should be considered in trying to understand an art object?
  7. What does Achebe mean when he claims Africa is often though of as a “foil” for Europe?
  8. For Achebe, how is the “humanity” of Africans portrayed in Heart of Darkness?
  9. For Achebe, why is Conrad’s Heart of Darkness disqualified as “art?”