The new issue of the British Journal of Aesthetics includes a symposium on Alexander Nehamas’ Only a Promise of Happiness: The Place of Beauty in a World of Art, with essays by Carolyn Korsmeyer and Berys Gaut, followed by a response from Nehamas. Corina and I thought some of you would like to know of it. The relevant section of the issue’s TOC is reproduced below, including links to the pieces.
- Carolyn Korsmeyer
- What Beauty Promises:: Reflections on Alexander Nehamas, Only a Promise of Happiness: The Place of Beauty in a World of Art
Brit J Aesthetics 2010 50: 193-198; doi:10.1093/aesthj/ayq002 [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]
- Berys Gaut
- Nehamas on Beauty and Love
Brit J Aesthetics 2010 50: 199-204; doi:10.1093/aesthj/ayq003 [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF]