This course mainly discusses the issues of art from the perspectives of six western famous philosophers who are Plato, Kant, Schopenhauer, Nietzsche, Tolstoy and Danto respectively. Based on these theories, continue to discuss some related problems such as beauty, representation, expression, form, classification of art, definition of art, evaluation of art, value of art and the end of art etc.
Dr. LEUNG Kwong Yiu
The PhD of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, major in Aesthetics, college lecturer of the community college of the University of Hong Kong. Interested in the areas of logic, art, religion, ethics and Chinese philosophy. Published Methodology of thinking, The end of art, Practical ethics, Political philosophy, Ancient Chinese philosophy, Sketches in Japan etc.
1/9/2020 – 6/10/2020 (TUE)
7:00pm – 9:00pm