Sapientia Lecture Series

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Sapientia Lecture Series

Robert Stecker (Central Michigan Univ.). Title: TBA. Free & open to all. Reception follows.

Friday, August 10, 2018
103 Thornton Hall
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Robert Stecker earned his Ph.D. in Philosophy at M.I.T., and has been teaching at Central Michigan University since 1983. His research interests include aesthetics, philosophy of literature, philosophy of language, ethics, and history of modern philosophy, and he is currently working on a project on the interaction of ethical and aesthetic value. He is the author of Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art (Roman & Littlefield, 2nd. ed., 2010), Interpretation and Construction: Art Speech and the Law (Blackwell, 2003), Artworks: Definition, Meaning, Value (Pensylvania, 1997), and other books and numerous articles; and was co-editor of a new edition of Hume's Treatise of Human Nature (London, 2003). In 2014, he was presented with the Faculty of Arts and Social Science Fellowship for Distinguished Scholars by the University of Singapore.

The Sapientia Lecture Series is funded by the Mark J. Byrne 1985 Fund in Philosophy.

For more information, contact:
Marcia Welsh
(603) 646-3738

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.