A call for revival

I have been teaching Buber’s I and Thou and finding it amazingly productive of thought and discussion. I wonder if, after such a long period where Levinas has had a corner on the “ethics of respect for the Other” market, the time may be ripe for a Buber revival.

2 Responses to “A call for revival”

  1. Myron Penner Says:

    i hear you. and i’ve been reading marcel a lot lately too, and think he’s becoming more pertinent again.

  2. Daniel Lindquist Says:

    I was going to say that someone should bring him into conversation with Stephen Darwall’s stuff on the second person standpoint, but Search Inside shows he’s mentioned a couple of times in Darwall’s book already. So: Someone should do that moreso.

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