Please have a close listen/watch of Gayatri Spivak on the topic of Aesthetic Education. Although it is a short video it is packed full of implied arguments about the value […]
If you haven’t already done so, please secure a copy of the novel. We will be using the 1818 original text (NOT the 1831 revised text). Ideally, you will get […]
Hey All, So, mea culpa – that first step into Schiller was not as smooth as I would have liked, and it is all my fault. A few things, though, […]
Lecture slides here. Sorry we did not get around to Borges’s “Funes, the Memorious.” Let’s do that on Wednesday, along with a start to Schiller’s Aesthetic Education. Focus on Letters […]
Lecture slides here. Feel free to discuss and ask questions using the comments on this post below.
One of the difficulties in appreciating artworks as thinking tools concerns a narrow understanding of “feeling” and limited conceptions of “aesthetic experience.”