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White Rose Aesthetics Forum 2017

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The White Rose Aesthetics Forum 2017: Medium, Translation and Adaptation

Friday May 26th, University of Leeds
Leeds Humanities Research Institute (LHRI), Seminar Room 1.

Keynote Speaker: James Harold, Mount Holyoke College


12:00 – Lunch

13:00 – 14:15 – Peter Lamarque (York), ‘Some implications of transparent and opaque modes of reading narratives’

14:30 – 15:30 – Britt Harrison (York), ‘Cinematic Humanism: Hylomorphism and In a Lonely Place’

15:45 – 17:00 – James Harold (Mount Holyoke College), ‘Turning a work of literature into a movie: some puzzles about adaptation’

17:00 onward – dinner and drinks

This is a free event. For questions and to let us know you’d like to come, please contact Grace Whistler at grace.whistler@york.ac.uk

The White Rose Aesthetics Forum is a collaboration between those working in philosophical aesthetics at the Universities of Hull, Leeds, Sheffield, and York.

The LHRI is at 29-31 Clarendon Place, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT.

Jamie Cawthra (University of York)
Grace Whistler (University of York)
Aaron Meskin (University of Leeds)