Berys Gaut (St Andrews): "Cinematic Art and Technology"

Berys Gaut (St Andrews): "Cinematic Art and Technology"

22nd April 2015 - 4:00 pm, Edinburgh

SAF is delighted to announce its third lecture, to be delivered by Professor Berys Gaut (University of St Andrews) on Wednesday, 22nd April, 2015.

Professor Berys Gaut (St Andrews)
“Cinematic Art and Technology”
Wednesday, 22nd April, 2015, 4:15 – 6:00pm
Dugald Stewart Building, 3.10-3.11, University of Edinburgh

The lecture is free and open to all!

Berys Gaut is Professor of Philosophy at the University of St Andrews, President of the British Society of Aesthetics, and an Editorial Consultant to the British Journal of Aesthetics. His research interests and publications span both aesthetics and moral theory, and especially the relationship between aesthetics and ethics, the philosophy of film and film theory, and the philosophy of creativity. He is the author of two monographs, “Art, Emotion and Ethics” (OUP 2007) and “A Philosophy of Cinematic Art” (CUP 2010), and is currently working on a new one, “Exploring Creativity: A Philosophical Inquiry.”

The lecture will be followed by a dinner with our speaker. If you would like to attend the dinner, please contact the organisers by Friday, 17th April. There are limited funds to cover dinner expenses for two students, which will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis.

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SAF is made possible through the generous support of the British Society of Aesthetics and the Scots Philosophical Association.

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