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PHIL 7741 Aesthetics (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course will deal with the classical themes of the philosophy of art such as beauty, the relation between art and truth, and the connection between art and nature. A selection of texts will be read by such philosophers as Kant, Hegel, Heidegger, and Merleau-Ponty. Special attention will be given to the writings and artwork of Paul Klee in connection with the Klee exhibition and conference being held at Boston College in Fall Semester 2012.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): John Sallis

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17