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Carolyn Korsmeyer

Ph.D., Brown

Contact Information:

110 Park Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4150

Phone: (716) 645-0144
Personal Website: Carolyn Korsmeyer

Dr. Korsmeyer

Areas of Specialization

Aesthetics; Emotion Theory; Philosophy and Sense Experience; Feminism.

Current Research

The role of touch in the experience of the genuine.

Courses Taught

Introduction to Ethics

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

Emotion Theory

Simone de  Beauvoir

Selected Publications

  • “Touch and the Experience of the Genuine,” British Journal of Aesthetics, October, 2012.
  • Savoring Disgust: The Foul and the Fair in Aesthetics (Oxford University Press, 2011).
  • The Taste Culture Reader: Experiencing Food and Drink (ed.) (Oxford: Berg Publishers 2005)
  • Gender and Aesthetics: An Introduction (London: Routledge, 2004)
  • Making Sense of Taste: Food and Philosophy (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1999)