Larry Heller and his Art of War

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Presented by Heller Center for Arts and Humanities at UCCS at UCCS - The Heller Center, Colorado Springs CO

Nov 06
Larry Heller and his Art of War

Please join an exploration of Heller’s World War II propaganda posters in draft form with guest speaker Raphael Sassower, UCCS Professor of Philosophy, and his lecture entitled “Images of War.”

Please join an exploration of Heller’s World War II propaganda posters in draft form with guest speaker Raphael Sassower, UCCS Professor of Philosophy, and his lecture entitled “Images of War.”

Raphael Sassower is Professor and occasional Chair of the Philosophy Department and Director of the Center of Legal Studies at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. His areas of specialization include postmodern technoscience, political economy, philosophy of the social sciences, and visual literacy. Among his latest book are Democratic Problem-Solving: Dialogues in Social Epistemology (2017, with Justin Cruickshank), Compromising the Ideals of Science (2015), and The Price of Public Intellectuals (2014). He wrote a trilogy on aesthetic themes with the late Louis Cicotello: War Images: Fabricating Reality (2010), Political Blind Spots: Reading the Ideology of Images (2006) and The Golden Avant-Garde: Idolatry, Commercialism, and Art (2000). He regularly teaches a course on “Images of War and Terrorism” in the Philosophy Department, and “Art, Politics, and War” in the Humanities Program.

Refreshments will be served. This event is co-sponsored with the UCCS Office of Veteran and Military Affairs (McCord-Herbst Student Veteran Center).

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Free.

Email: vquarles@uccs.edu

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Talk begins at 6 p.m.

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UCCS - The Heller Center

1250 North Campus Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

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