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PL 302 Overview

This course investigates the nature of art as an essential component of human life. Through a variety of readings and experiences in the course, students will investigate a host of philosophical questions regarding art, which may include questions like these: How does the experience of art differ from other kinds of human expression? What is the point of art? What is the relationship between art and society, or between art and individual expression? What makes an aesthetic experience valuable, and how does art open us to ourselves?

  • 3.00 Credits
  • PL