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Friday, June 21, 2019, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Stanford Faculty Club

Why Beauty Matters

A Flourishing Society Dinner with celebrated poet Dana Gioia

Time & Location

Friday, June 21, 2019, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Stanford Faculty Club
439 Lagunita Dr, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

Description

In this Flourishing Society Dinner, Dana Gioia, renowned poet and former Chairman of the National Endowment of the Arts, explained the importance of beauty today. He argued that beauty does not merely illuminate but transforms and elicits love. The role of the artist, then, is to participate in beauty, making things that reflect and acknowledge it.

Speaker

DANA GIOIA

DANA GIOIA

California Poet Laureate and Former Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts

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