20704054 - AESTHETICS - POSTGRADUATE

The course aims to provide students with advanced knowledge of the vocabulary and the fundamental problems of aesthetics. Specific attention will be deserved to some of the most significant authors in the discipline.
Students will be able to apply the acquired knowledge to discuss and to develop arguments both in a theorical and in a historical perspective.
Students are expected to acquire the following skills:
Advanced critical thinking on aesthetics;
Advanced language and argumentation skills about the topic of the course;
Capacity to read and analyse texts about Aesthetics;
Oral and/or written presentation (Italian or English)

ANGELUCCI DANIELA

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Programme

The course will deal with the concept of geophilosophy proposed by Deleuze and Guattari, highlighting its aspects related to aesthetics.

Core Documentation

G. Deleuze, F. Guattari, Rizoma, in Mille piani, Castelvecchi, Roma, 2014, pp. 48-73.
G. Deleuze, Che cos'è l'atto di creazione?, Cronopio, Napoli.
G. Deleuze, F. Guattari, Geofilosofia, in Che cos’è la filosofia?, Einaudi, Torino, pp. 77-107.
F. Guattari, Le tre ecologie, Sonda, Milano, 2019.

A novel by your choice by C. Lispector among:
Acqua viva, Adelphi, Milano.
Vicino al cuore selvaggio, Feltrinelli, Milano.


Type of delivery of the course

The course includes Lectures; Discussions with students and debates on topics covered; Oral presentations by students; Attendance is not mandatory but strongly recommended. In the case of an extension of the health emergency by COVID-19 all the provisions that regulate the way in which teaching activities and student evaluation are carried out will be implemented. In particular, the following modalities will be applied: distance teaching through the University platforms.

Type of evaluation

The evaluation will be carried out by means of an oral test. In the case of an extension of the health emergency by COVID-19 all the provisions that regulate the way in which teaching activities and student evaluation are carried out will be implemented. In particular, the following modalities will be applied: oral tests through the Microsoft Teams platform.