This discussion brought together practitioners and theorists in order to explore the sublime affect, investigating the vocabulary of the sublime. It investigated the interest in the sublime affect from Burke to Lyotard, considering how language might capture experiences of the sublime.
Conference schedule and audio recording
How to cite
‘‘The Sublime Affect’, 28 November 2008, Manton Studio, Tate Britain’, in Nigel Llewellyn and Christine Riding (eds.), The Art of the Sublime, Tate Research Publication, January 2013, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/the-sublime/the-sublime-affect-28-november-2008-manton-studio-tate-britain-r1141458, accessed 23 September 2017.