About the Author
Jeanette Bicknell is an independent scholar, author and consultant.?She is the author of Why Music Moves Us (Palgrave, 2009).?Her work, on the aesthetic of music and other topics in aesthetics and ethics, has appeared in the Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Philosophy & Literature, and the Journal of Value Inquiry, among others.
John Andrew Fisher is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Colorado at Boulder, USA.?He is the author of Reflecting on Art and articles in epistemology, philosophy of language and philosophy of mind; in recent years he has concentrated on various themes in the philosophy of art, including the ontology of art works, the ontology of rock music, the nature of songs, technology and art, the distinction between high and low art, as well as articles on the aesthetics of nature and environmental aesthetics.