Irigaray and Plato – unlikely bedfellows

O'Brien, Mahon (2020) Irigaray and Plato – unlikely bedfellows. Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology. pp. 1-14. ISSN 0007-1773

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Abstract

Luce Irigaray has devoted considerable energy to wrestling with some key figures in twentieth-century phenomenology. Since the topic for this special issue is the relationship between phenomenology and ancient philosophy, I plan in the following to look at Irigaray’s reading of Plato, given the centrality of carnality, sexuation and embodiment, not just to her own project, but the manner in which she invokes the same notions as part of her critique of Plato along with a number of twentieth-century phenomenologists.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Irigaray, Plato, Eros, Phenomenology
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > Philosophy
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Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2020 07:03
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2020 07:45
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/94331

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