255. Andreas Speer on Medieval Aesthetics
Posted on 5 June 2016
Does medieval art tell us anything about medieval theories of aesthetics? Peter finds out from Andreas Speer.
Prof Speer's website with a (long!) list of his publications. For his work on medieval aesthetics see for instance:
• A. Speer, "Art as Liturgy. Abbot Suger of Saint-Denis and the Question of Medieval Aesthetics", in: J. Hamesse (ed.), Roma, magistra mundi. Intineraria culturae mediaevalis (Louvain-la-Neuve: 1998), 855-75.
• A. Speer, "Beyond Art and Beauty. In Search of the Object of Philosophical Aesthetics", International Journal of Philosophical Studies 8 (2000), 73-88.
• A. Speer, "Aesthetics", in: J. Marenbon (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Philosophy (Oxford: 2012), 661-84.