Intro to Aesthetics

Eugene Lang College Lib Arts: Philosophy

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Majors Only

Intro to Aesthetics

Fall 2022

Taught By: Giuseppe Vicinanza

Section: A

CRN: 14310

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 (LPHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 12, 2022 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 20, 2022 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

* Seats available but reserved for a specific population.

Status: Waitlist*

* 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: 8:32am 8/14/2022 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Times: 10:00am - 11:40am

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1108

Date Range: 8/30/2022 - 12/15/2022