Wednesday, March 22, 2006  7:00pm The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium


Free and Open to the Public

First come, first seated

No Registration Required


Poets House

In Collaboration with Poets House, a Symposium on Beauty. Noted poets, philosophers, novelists and literary critics will discuss beauty and morals. Speakers will include Elaine Scarry, Shirley Hazzard, John Hollander, Alexander Nehamas, and Marie Ponsot.


  • Shirley Hazzard


  • Alexander Nehamas

    Edmund N. Carpenter II Class of 1943 Professor in the Humanities

    Princeton University

  • Elaine Scarry

    Professor of English and American Literature and Language, Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value

    Harvard University


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