Intro to Aesthetics

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Philosophy

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Majors Only
Intro to Aesthetics
Fall 2023
Taught By: Giuseppe Vicinanza
Section: A

CRN: 15712

Credits: 4

The aim of this course will be to deal with philosophical questions surrounding art and those concepts (among which are beauty, taste, pleasure) which shape our encounters with it. Throughout the course, we will read excerpts from a number of philosophical texts, ancient as well as contemporary, while occasionally engaging with examples from other media (such as film and music).

College: Eugene Lang College Lib Arts (LC)

Department: Philosophy (PHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 11, 2023 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 19, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

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: 4:34pm EDT 9/30/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Monday, Wednesday
Times: 2:00pm - 3:40pm
Building: 6 East 16th Street
Room: 1108
Date Range: 8/28/2023 - 12/11/2023