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Title:   Aesthetics      

Course Number:      PHIL 0052A
Campus: Medford/Somer.   
Room: TBA

Course Description:

 A survey of some fundamental problems in the philosophy of art: the nature of aesthetic judgment; the task of criticism, formalism, and formalist criticism; the idea of antiart; the concept of quality in a work of art; modernist vs. traditional art. The course will include writings in contemporary philosophy and criticism as well as works by philosophers such as Hume, Kant, Nietzsche, and Heidegger.

  

Instructor: Jeffrey McConnell           Instructor Website

Offered in: First session
Class Dates: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 to Friday, Jun 30, 2017
Day(s): TTh           Times: 6:00-9:30 PM          Call Number:  n/a

Audit Enroll Option: Yes                           
Status: Open

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