New School for Social Research: Philosophy

Liberal Arts
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Fall 2024
Taught By: Zed Adams
Section: A

CRN: 17253

Credits: 3

This seminar will consist in an in-depth study of a number of significant moments in Stanley Cavell’s philosophical career. We will read and discuss selections from a variety of his works, from some of his early essays on the philosophy of language, modernism, and art (in Must We Mean What We Say?), to some of work on film and film genres (in The World Viewed, Pursuits of Happiness, and Contesting Tears), to some of his work on skepticism (in Claim of Reason and Disowning Knowledge).

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Philosophy (PHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 19

Add/Drop Deadline: September 9, 2024 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 17, 2024 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:08am EDT 6/20/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday
Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm
Building: TBD
Room: TBD
Date Range: 8/27/2024 - 12/3/2024