March 18, 2014

Investigating the connections between philosophy and literature in two literary works.

Edith Clowes, Brown-Forman professor of Slavic languages & literatures, University of Virginia, will address moral psychology in Dostoevsky's "Notes from the Underground" and Nietzsche's "On the Genealogy of Morals," investigating the connections between philosophy and literature in these two works. Her talk titled "Mapping the Unconscious in Notes from Underground and On the Genealogy of Morals: A Reconsideration of Modern Moral Consciousness" will compare these two literary works.  

Further information

  • Location: Bosler 208
  • Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Cost: Free