Where Things Touch: A Meditation on Beauty
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Daniel Coleman In Bed With the Word is invoked for his take on Ricoeur’s hermeneutics of suspicion and hermeneutics of affirmation.
Reading is ecological for what it does to our ties to that which lies around us: what and how we see when we look up from the page. A hermeneutics of affirmation for receptivity, for curiosity, for awe toward the beauty of all the human, animal, and mineral worlds. And a hermeneutics of suspicion to learn skills for discerning all that threatens those worlds.
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