Professor Jerrold Levinson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is author of numerous books including Contemplating Art, and The Pleasures of Aesthetics: Philosophical Essays.
Professor William Irwin is Professor of Philosophy, Kings College, Pennsylvania.
He has authored amongst others Intentionalist Interpretation: A Philosophical Explanation and Defense (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, December 1999).
Professor Robert Stecker is Professor of Philosophy at Central Michigan University.
He has authored, amongst others, Interpretation and Construction. Check out Intentism interview at http://intentismcommunity.webs.com/robertsteckerint.htm
Intentism have started a group on linkedin.com eponymously called ‘Intentism International Arts Movement.’ Please join if you haven’t done so already. There is also a poll asking where is the best place to find an artwork’s meaning (work, viewer, intention etc)
Intentism: The Resurrection of the Author, the first publication of Intentist theory has been uploaded to http://www.intentism.wordpress.com
Two new interviews will appear on the official Intentism website in the next few days. In both interviews many of the ideas regarding authorship and intention are discussed.
Click on the link: http://www.intentism.com/chomskyint.htm to read Intentism’s interview with Noam Chomsky. Chomsky discusses
whether language is primarily for communication or an internal computational device.
Intentist film makers and directors are in the process of sifting through the applications from actors to be apart of an exciting film project. Auditions will take place in central London in the next couple of weeks. The short film will be a construct that visually highlights the creative processes of film making. The film will be shown in various Intentist exhibitions in the coming year.
The new Intentist film to be shown at the next Intentist exhibition will soon conduct interviews for the three parts. The film will show the creative trail of filmmaking from improv. to final edit, all in the one piece. Look out for more details.
Intentism Publishing House has published its theory with ‘Intentism: Resurrection of the Artist’ and its art in’ The Search for Intentist Art.’ Now, Intentism has started an academic journal entitled ‘The International Journal of Intentism.’ Annual subscription will be £20. Subscriptions will soon be purchasable through the website: http://www.intentism.com