“Perceptual Mimesis”

With Avenali Lecturer Elaine Scarry
Monday, Nov 16, 1992 | 8:00 pm
Alumni House
United States

Avenali Lecturer Elaine Scarry is Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and General Theory of Value for the Department of English at Harvard University. Her research encompasses many topics, including 20th-century Drama; the 19th-century British novel; theories of representation; language of physical pain; and the structure of verbal and material making in art, science, and the law.