Reading Group: Burke on the Sublime

16 May

Image result for edmund burkeREADING GROUP:

Join PCPN for our summer session, In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha.

This week:

  • 05//21 – Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful, Part One: II, VII, X; Part Two: I-VIII; Part Four, XV-XVIII

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

Please bring either a digital or hard copy of the text with you to the discussion.

Time: 8:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bloomfield Crazy Mocha (4525 Liberty Ave).

As a reminder, even though we have moved to thematic groups, there is no expectation that people participate in every week, so even if you can’t commit to the whole section, you are still more than welcome to join us when you can.

OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • None

OTHER NEWS:

  • None

LOOKING AHEAD:

Upcoming in In its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime:

Pdfs of the readings can be found: HERE

  • 05/21 – Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful, Part One: II, VII, X; Part Two: I-VIII; Part Four, XV-XVIII
  • 05/28 – Immanuel Kant, Critique of the Power of JudgmentFirst Section, Second Book: “Analytic of the Sublime”
  • 06/04 –]ean-Francois Lyotard, Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime, “Categorical Examination of the Sublime”
  • 06/11 – Meg Armstrong, “The Effects of Blackness’: Gender, Race, and the Sublime in Aesthetic Theories of Burke and Kant”
  • 06/18 – Slavoj Zizek, The Sublime Object of Ideology, “Not Only as Substance, but Also as Subject”
  • 06/25 – Jean-Luc Marion, “The Saturated Phenomenon”
  • 07/02 – Richard Kearney, “Evil, Monstrosity and The Sublime”
  • 07/09 – Clayton Crockett, A Theology of the Sublime, “The Analytic of the Sublime”

 

One Response to “Reading Group: Burke on the Sublime”

  1. Tom Avalon May 16, 2018 at 6:58 pm #

    Thanks Justin! I will be there on Monday & likely most of the rest this summer. Terry

    Ripple in still water

    On Wed, May 16, 2018, 2:28 PM Pittsburgh Continental Philosophy Network wrote:

    > jleavittpearl posted: “READING GROUP: Join PCPN for our summer session, In > its highest degree: Philosophy and the Sublime. Don’t miss our meetings > every Monday evenings (8:00pm) at the Bloomfield Crazy Mocha. This week: > 05//21 – Edmund Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the” >

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