Aesthetics for Birds

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art for Everyone

April 28, 2021
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

Polite Conversations: Philosophers Discuss the Arts

A YouTube series features interviews with philosophers about their work in aesthetics and the philosophy of art. Continue reading

November 29, 2019
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

What’s So Interesting About the Past? an Interview About Ruins, Monuments, and Memorials

Alex King interviews philosophers Jeanette Bicknell, Jennifer Judkins, and Carolyn Korsmeyer. Jeanette Bicknell, Jennifer Judkins, and Carolyn Korsmeyer recently co-edited a collection of new essays, Philosophical Perspectives on Ruins, Monuments, and Memorials. From the book description: This collection of newly … Continue reading

May 22, 2018
by Aesthetics for Birds
0 comments

Art and Monuments: the Case of Trump’s Border Wall

What follows is a guest post from K. E. Gover (Bennington College). Monuments are inherently political in a way that other kinds of artworks are not. As the recent controversies surrounding the removal of civil war monuments has made painfully … Continue reading