Consider a range of issues debated by contemporary philosophers.
This course considers a range of issues debated by contemporary philosophers concerning the origins, function, definition, ontology, presentation, interpretation, appreciation, expressiveness, representational character and value of art. Related and applied topics, such as the status of artistic fakes and the paradox of our enjoying tragedies are also discussed.
You will join a class which is studying Philosophy (PHIL 212) as part of an undergraduate degree, but you will not attend tutorials, complete assignments or sit an exam – a no-stress learning opportunity.
Please note that you will not have online access to the course lecture notes.
Limited to 10 CCE participants.