English 294z. On Beauty

Instructor: Elaine Scarry
Terms: Fall Term

Thursdays, 11-1 | Location: Barker 269

Philosophic and literary accounts of beauty from Greek through modern, including Plato, Aquinas, Dante, Kant, Keats, and Rilke. In addition, the major arguments against beauty; and its stability across four objects (God, gardens, persons, and poems).

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