Anthony Cascardi

Anthony J. Cascardi

Title
Professor of Comparative Literature, Rhetoric, & Spanish
Department
Dept of Comparative Literature
Dept of Spanish and Portuguese
Phone
(510) 642-1205
Fax
(510) 642-8852
Research Expertise and Interest
English, comparative literature, literature, Spanish, Portuguese, philosophy, aesthetics, early modern literature, French, Spanish Baroque
Research Description

Cascardi works on literature and philosophy, aesthetics, and early modern literature, with an emphasis on Spanish, English, and French. He is especially interested in the Spanish Baroque and frequently teaches courses on Cervantes. Most recently he published Consequences of Enlightenment: Aesthetics as Critique. He is currently working towards a book on emotion and agency in art and is devising a new course on aesthetics, called "Speaking of the Arts."

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