EPLab • Reading Group

Manuela Teles on Sonia Sedivy

Beauty as the Value of Perceptible Presence

The session will be hosted by Manuela Teles, who will talk about the text “Beauty as the Value of Perceptible Presence” by Sonia Sedivy (in Beauty and the End of Art: Wittgenstein, Plurality and Perception, Bloomsbury, 2016, pp. 189-232).


If you want to host one of the sessions, to be included on the group’s mailing list or to receive the text that will be discussed, please write to joaolemos@fcsh.unl.pt. The session will be in Portuguese but questions can be made in English. All sessions will be recorded and will be available on IFILNOVA’s YouTube channel.


The Kant Reading Group sessions will take place via zoom, on the last Friday of each month, from 11am to 12:30pm.

Next sessions
26.11: João Gouveia – Stephen Palmquist, ‘Does Kant Reduce Religion to Morality?’, Kant-Studien 83 (2) 1992, pp. 129-148

17.12: Nuno Carvalho – Thierry de Duve, “Kant after Duchamp” (in Kant after Duchamp, MIT Press, 1996, pp. 283-325)