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APA Newsletter

The APA has put out the Fall 2012 Newsletter on Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies. The main topic this time is a report on a panel discussion of Japanese aesthetics from last year. Follow the link to read short versions of:

  • Scents and Sensibility: Kuki Shūzō and Olfactory Aesthetics (Peter Leech)
  • Japanese Post-War Literary Aesthetics: Rewriting the Traditional in the Post-Atomic World (Mara Miller)
  • The Moral Dimension of Japanese Aesthetics (Yuriko Saito)
  • Elegance in Japan (Barbara Sandrisser)