April Flakne is a professor of philosophy at New College of Florida. She has published numerous articles and book chapters on Aristotle, phenomenology, political philosophy, and dance theory.
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The Affection in Between
From Common Sense to Sensing in Common
By April Flakne
Drawing on phenomenology and everyday affective encounters of grieving, befriending, rearing, and bonding, Flakne warns against the disorientation and division implicit in what we think we mean by common sense. Instead, she invites us to relearn sensing together as key to an inevitable ethics of interembodiment.