Bard Campus Calendar

[Bad Art, Its Cause and Cure]

Literature Program, Historical Studies Program, Hannah Arendt Center, and American Studies Program Present

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bad Art, Its Cause and Cure

RKC 103
5:00 pm

David Bromwich, Sterling Professor of English, Yale University

Aesthetic judgment presumes that there is such a thing as bad art, and that it warrants careful description and analysis; with examples from 19th- and 20th-century poetry, didactic criticism and its opponents, and one or two recent Hollywood films.

For more information, call 845-389-8618, or e-mail

Time: 5:00 pm

Location: RKC 103