The first attachment:
1. What is the difference between erotic art and pornography? How does it relate to Scruton’s distinction between imagination and fantasy from last time’s reading?
2. Looking at pp. 176-178, what is desecration, and how can certain ways of representing sex and violence be guilty of “the willful desecration of the human form?”
The second attachment:
1.Why, according to Danto, are appearances so important to people?
2. In what way can a photograph present a person other than she desires to be presented?
3. What are some reasons people have thought it inappropriate to paint, or photograph, people in the nude?