Tilghman, Benjamin R(oss)

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TILGHMAN, Benjamin R(oss)

TILGHMAN, Benjamin R(oss). American, b. 1927. Genres: Art/Art history, Philosophy. Career: Reed College, Portland, OR, instructor in philosophy, 1956-57; Western State College of Colorado, Gunnison, assistant professor of philosophy, 1957-60; University of Wyoming, Laramie, associate professor of philosophy and head of department, 1960-67; Kansas State University, Manhattan, professor of philosophy, 1967-94, head of department, 1967-80, emeritus, 1994-. Publications: The Expression of Emotion in the Visual Arts: A Philosophical Inquiry, 1970; But Is It Art? The Value of Art and the Temptation of Theory, 1984; Wittgenstein, Ethics and Aesthetics: The View from Eternity, 1991; An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion, 1994. EDITOR: Language and Aesthetic: Contributions to the Philosophy of Art, 1973; (with J.R. Hamilton and C.E. Reagan) Readings for an Introduction to Philosophy, 1976. Address: 1602 Brandon Woods Ct, Lawrence, KS 66047-1895, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]