Volume 18 · Number 2 · Pages 212–215
Did Embodiment Get Lost in Translation?

Amaranta Valdés-Zorrilla & Jorge Soto-Andrade

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Open peer commentary on the article “Living in Mapworld: Academia, Symbolic Abstraction, and the Shift to Online Everything” by Simon Penny. Abstract: We discuss the author’s suggestions of incorporating interdisciplinary arts methodologies and focusing on asking the “right questions,” or big questions, as well as embodied and enactive practices into education, besides raising a concern about how to foster the construction of “bottom-up” knowledge. We also touch on the importance of problem posing and transgressing disciplinary boundaries through metaphorising.


Valdés-Zorrilla A. & Soto-Andrade J. (2023) Did embodiment get lost in translation? Constructivist Foundations 18(2): 212–215. https://constructivist.info/18/2/212

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