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Imagining Color: A Public Lecture by Elaine Scarry

New York Institute for the Humanities, NYU Center for the Humanities, and NYU Literary Reportage present an event on visual and poetic imagination.

May 2nd, 2019

6:30-8:00pm

NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
7th Floor Commons
20 Cooper Square, NY

Elaine Scarry is the Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value at Harvard University. She is the author of The Body in Pain, Resisting Representation, Dreaming by the Book, On Beauty and Being Just, Who Defended the Country?, Rule of Law, Misrule of Men, Thinking in an Emergency, Thermonuclear Monarchy, and Naming Thy Name.

Free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served. RSVP here

Imagining Color: A Public Lecture by Elaine Scarry