Acclaimed editor and vice-president, publisher, and editor-in-chief of the One World imprint of Random HouseRead More »
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Cultural Criticism: A Conversation on Taste
Charlottesville, VA 22903 United States
The humanities include and exclude. But what is the difference between legitimate judgments of taste and illegitimate ones of discrimination? This panel will consider how literature and the arts intersect with formative traditions and elements of identity that give a sense of belonging and enliven and enrich meaning––such as race, an inflection point for the particular and universal.
Bestselling author, curator, and assistant professor of history of art and architecture and African American Studies in the Department of History of Art + Architecture at Harvard UniversityRead More »
Essayist and journalist who focuses on history, culture, and the arts. He is editor-at-large for Non-Stop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas (edited by Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Schapiro) and is co-editor of the Oxford Handbook of the Harlem RenaissanceRead More »