John Hyman: "Truth and Truthfulness in Painting"
- Date: –16:00
- Location: Engelska parken - Eng2-1022
- Organiser: Department of Philosophy
- Contact person: Irene Martinez Marin, Elisabeth Schellekens Dammann
The Higher Seminar in Aesthetics
John Hyman, University College London: "Truth and Truthfulness in Painting"
In Truth and Truthfulness, Bernard Williams examines and attempts to overcome a “suspicion about truth itself”, which he claims is “very prominent in modern thought and culture”. I shall discuss a similar suspicion in the theory of art.