Wednesday, 27 December
35. Aesthetics and Politics I: Theory
5:15–6:30 p.m., Congress B, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Twentieth-Century German Literature
Presiding: Lutz P. Koepnick, Washington Univ.
1. “De-moralizing Politics: Brecht’s Early Aesthetics,” Patrizia Carollo McBride, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
2. “Reconciliation and Duress: Linking Theodor Adorno’s Aesthetics to Carl Schmitt’s Political Theory,” David Pan, Penn State Univ., University Park
3. “The Historical Avant-Garde and the Possibility of Political Art,” Florian Nikolas T. Becker, Bard Coll.