Imagining Color: a public lecture by Elaine Scarry

Date: May 2, 2019

New York Institute for the Humanities and NYU Center for the Humanities present:

Imagining X 2
Two Events on Visual and Poetic Imagination

Elaine Scarry is the Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value at Harvard University. She is the author of The Body in Pain, Resisting Representation, Dreaming by the Book, On Beauty and Being Just, Who Defended the Country?, Rule of Law, Misrule of Men, Thinking in an Emergency, Thermonuclear Monarchy, and Naming Thy Name.

Co-sponsored by the Literary Reportage Program, Arthur L. Carter Journalism
Institute.

Please stay tuned for Imagining X 2 II: Imagining Experience.

Event Location:
NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
20 Cooper Square
New York, NY
10003


Imagining Experience: a conversation with Margo Jefferson, Gregory Pardlo, Francine Prose, & A.O. Scott

Date: May 8, 2019

New York Institute for the Humanities and NYU Center for the Humanities present:

Imagining X 2
Two Events on Visual and Poetic Imagination

What role do experience and imagination play in writing poetry, fiction, & criticism?

Featuring:
Margo Jefferson, Writer, essayist
Gregory Pardlo, Writer, essayist
Francine Prose, Writer, essayist
A.O. Scott, Film critic

Co-sponsored by the Literary Reportage Program, Arthur L. Carter Journalism
Institute.

Please see also Imagining X 2 I: Imagining Color.

Event Location:
NYU Center for the Humanities
20 Cooper Square
New York, NY
10003
United States