Imagining Color: a public lecture by Elaine Scarry

Event Description:

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.

*This event is at capacity. Registration does not guarantee seating. Seating is first come, first serve.*

Registration for this event is closed.