Lecture: Art as Experience - From John Dewey to Allan Kaprow and Siah Armajani by Casey Nelson Blake, PhD, Professor of History, Columbia University

Date: 11.04.2013

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location: Pauling Hall 216

Casey BlakeCasey Nelson Blake is a professor in the Department of History at Columbia University. He specializes in modern U.S. intellectual and cultural history and American studies, with an emphasis on topics at the intersection of modernist art and politics in the twentieth century. He is the author of several works including The Arts of Democracy: Art, Public Culture, and the State and the forthcoming Public Art and the Civic Imagination in Modernist America and Crisis of Confidence: Politics, Culture and Social Thought in the 1970s. He is also the founding director of the American Studies Program at Columbia.

Admission: Free

Sponsored by: SUA Humanities Concentration