HDS 2459

Levinas and His Readers

Mayra Rivera Rivera


This seminar will focus on selected works by Emmanuel Levinas, especially in their descriptions of transcendence and "the Other" and their implications for critical theological studies. It will also engage later readings of his work, including those of Enrique Dussel, Luce Irigaray, Jacques Derrida, and others.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes


0.50 credits
Expected to be offered Spring 2015
Thurs 2pm-4pm
Course location to be announced.

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Philosophy of Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Non-Tradition Specific
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None