Of The Passions and Art Today

Tuesday, March 28, 2006
6:30 - 8pm

Lecture

The 18th century philosopher David Hume thought that belief was above all a sentiment. Considering Hume's philosophy, in particular his writings on the passions, we explore the role of affect in art today. We consider a wide range of work including music, literature, and visual art. 

Presented by Gregg Bordowitz