Professor Larry Shiner and the Fear of Smell

Larry Shiner, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, History, Visual Arts, will be presenting his latest research on Contemporary Olfactory Arts at the Illinois State Museum Research & Collections Center on Wed, Jan. 17, 2018, at noon.  More details of the event can be found on their Facebook page.

Larry Shiner

The talk will feature excerpts from the latest book that Dr. Shiner is working on.  One of his prior books, The Invention of Art (2001), was highly reviewed and has its own Wikipedia page.

Art book cover