University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Department of Philosophy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
PhD, 2014
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
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    Art Rethought: The Social Practices of Art
    Philosophical Review 127 (1): 130-140. 2018.
  • A Beautiful Piece Of Property: Toward a New Definition of Aesthetic Properties
    American Society for Aesthetics Graduate E-Journal 3 (1): 11-23. 2011.
    “Aesthetic valuism” maintains that aesthetic properties harbor an ineliminable evaluative component, and that to correctly and sincerely apply an aesthetic predicate to a thing just is to give an appraisal of its aesthetic goodness or badness. Anti-valuism denies this, and holds that even in the identification and ascription of evaluatively-loaded aesthetic properties, such as beautiful or graceful, we may identify a non-evaluative, purely descriptive, and patently aesthetic form of judgment or …Read more