Katharine Loevy, PhD

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2009 | PhD, Philosophy, Vanderbilt University


Articles in Refereed Journals

“The Poetics of Embodiment in Islamic Mysticism,” Philosophy East and West, Vol. 68, N. 4 (October 2018): pages forthcoming.

“‘The Fear of the Dog’: Levinas’s Animal Images,” Philosophy Today, Vol. 61, N. 1 (March 2017): pages forthcoming. 

“Al-Farabi’s Images,” Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy, Vol. 21, N. 1 (fall 2016): 67-84.

“Levinas and the Binding of Isaac,” Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy, Vol. 16, N. 2 (spring 2012): 407-423.

“Confronting Natural Death in Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit,” PhaenEx: Revue de théorie et culture existentialistes et phénoménologiques/Journal of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture, Vol. 5, N. 1 (spring/summer 2010): 59-91.

Book Chapters

“Animal Compassion: What the Jatakas Teach Levinas About Giving ‘the Bread from One’s Own Mouth,’” in Asian Perspectives on Animal Ethics: Rethinking the Non-Human, eds. Neil Dalal and Chloë Taylor (New York: Routledge, 2014), 56-72.

Book Reviews

“Godart, Caroline, The Dimension of Difference: Space, Time and Bodies in Women’s Cinema and Continental Philosophy,” in Teaching Philosophy, Vol. 39, N. 4 (December 2016), pages forthcoming.

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