Interdisciplinary scholars from both UGA and the University of Auburn will be gathering on Saturday, March 5 at the UGA Athenaeum for a day-long series of workshops on aesthetics.
9:00-10:00 catered breakfast
10:00-10:50 Aaron Meskin (Philosophy, UGA) "An Aesthetics of (Music) Radio"
11:00-11:50 Rosanna Smith (Marketing, UGA) "From Ideal to Real: How Body Size Influences Brand Authenticity and Consumer Preference"
12:00-12:50 James Shelley (Philosophy, Auburn) “Aesthetic Determination”
12:50-2:10 catered lunch and gallery viewing
2:10-3:00 Madeline Martin-Seaver (Philosophy, Auburn) "Dickensian Disgust and Orwellian Fellow Creatures"
3:10-4:00 David Saltz (Theater and Film, UGA) "Fictional Characters, Real Assertions"
4:10-5:00 John Dyck )Philosophy, University of West Georgia) "Country Music and the Value of Simplicity"