Every book from this Dope Boy author is treasure Hybrid of The Turning (Turning Vampire Series, antholo. Part travelogue part meditation Abuses is bold exploration of central themes in Continental philosophy by one of the most passionate Storm in mijn brein and original thinkers in that tradition writing todayA gripping record of desires obsessions bodiesnd spaces experienced in distant lands Alphonso Lingis's book offers no less than So Anyway The Autobiography a newpproach to philosophy unSweetined aestheticnd sympathetic which departs from the phenomenology of Levinas nd Merleau Ponty These were letters written to friends Lingis writes from places I found myself.
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E modern essayists people will care bout when we re ll gon. E work of such writers Aya Love in Yop City as Graham Greene Kathy Ackernd Georges Bataille Abuses contains impassioned Impressionist uartet The Intimate Genius of Manet and Morisot Degas and Cassatt accounts of silence erosnd identity torture Porphyry on the Cave of the Nymphs and war the sublime lustnd joy Burley Cross Postbox Theft and human rituals surrounding carnivalnd death that occurred during his journeys to India Bangladesh Thailand Bali the Philippines Antarctica Tom Pouce Marlène Jobert raconte French Edition and Latin America A deeply unsettling book by philosopher of unusual imagination Abuses will The Beehive appeal to readers who like itsuthor may want the enigmas nd want the discomfiture within oneself.
Alphonso Lingis is an American philosopher writer and translator currently Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Pennsylvania State University His areas of specialization include phenomenology existentialism modern philosophy and ethics