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Elaine Scarry: "On Beauty and Social Justice"

Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Norman C. Craig Lecture Hall, Science Center 119 Woodland Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

The 2013 Jesse Floyd Mack Lecture

Elaine Scarry is the Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and General Theory of Value at Harvard University. Her works include Thinking in an Emergency (2011); On Beauty and Being Just (1999); Dreaming by the Book (1999); ed. Fins de Siècle (1995); Resisting Representation (1994); ed., Literature and the Body (1988); The Body in Pain: The Making and Unmaking of the World (1985).

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Academic, English


Free and Open to Public

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