Philosophy and Dancing Outside the European Tradition

From Africa is a Country Fri Feb 8 2013, 09:00:59

A couple of weeks ago Hamid Dabashi's article "Can Non-Europeans Think?" was making the usual hype circulations on the web. The New York-based Iranian professor took righteous offense at Santiago Zambala's list of the "important and active philosophers today," which failed to name any thinker thinking outside Europe (except for Judith Butler [does New York count as Europe?]), [...]

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