This page has a series of podcasts from a variety of sources. Themes include aesthetics and literary theory. Intentionalism and intentist theory may not appear in the selected podcast. Furthermore, the views of the speaker may not endorse intentist theory.
Lecture series on aesthetics and the philosophy of art. The first part of the series focuses on some of the most important writings on art and beauty in the Western philosophical tradition, covering Plato, Aristotle, David Hume, and Immanuel Kant. The second part of the series focuses on questions about understanding works of art and about the nature of art. This part examines the interpretation of literature, the expression of emotion in music, and the definition of art.
PART ONE: PLATO'S PHILOSOPHY OF ART
PART TWO: ARISTOTLE'S POETICS
PART THREE: HUME AND THE STANDARD OF TASTE
PART 4: KANT'S CRITIQUE OF JUDGEMENT: LECTURE 1
PART FIVE: KANT'S CRITIQUE OF JUDGEMENT: LECTURE 2
PART SIX: LITERARY INTERPRETATION
PART SEVEN: MUSICAL EXPRESSION
PART EIGHT: DEFINING ART