Literature Program, Historical Studies Program, Hannah Arendt Center, and American Studies Program present

Bad Art, Its Cause and Cure

David Bromwich, Sterling Professor of English, Yale University

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Aesthetic judgment presumes that there is such a thing as bad art, and that it warrants careful description and analysis; with examples from 19th- and 20th-century poetry, didactic criticism and its opponents, and one or two recent Hollywood films.


Time: 5:00 pm

Location: RKC 103