Humility is a virtue that has been increasingly conceptualized and studied in relation to the mature alterity
dimensions of intercultural competence and social justice commitment (Jankowski et al., 2013; Paine et al., 2016).
Using a Levinas/Lonergan dialogue on intersubjectivity as a test case, the author addresses potential difficulties accompanying an exchange between Lonergan and philosophers who emphasize alterity
. It is his contention that despite various differences regarding relationality, their projects are surprisingly complementary.
Singularizing the alterity
under the form of face transforms responsibility into care.
Huang argues that the othered Native should be redeemed to the center of diaspora studies not as alterity
within the self, but as a subject that comes to meet us face-to-face.
was the essential discovery of great voyages undertaken in 15th and 16th centuries.
Literature, Exile, Alterity
The New York Group of Ukrainian Poets
Also, the work analyzes daring performances of alterity
staged by "ancient negress" Joice Heth and fugitive enslave person Ellen Craft, seminal artists Adrian Piper and Howardena Pindell, and contemporary visual and music artists Simone Leigh and Nicki Minaj.
Recent works by ?vkay (2011) and Wehrs (2013) prove the current importance of Emmanuel Levinas' ethic of alterity
in the field of literary studies and, more particularly, in the critical analysis of contemporary fiction.
Characters manifest their desire for power, their anxieties, fantasies, obsessions, megalomaniac madness, the needs of being and of alterity
or their search for identity by means of a real or imaginary double.
They cover translation as experience of alterity
, ethics and politics of translation, and crossing the frontiers; the literature.
: Science Fiction and the Question of the Animal.