By Yael Lin,Ephraim Meir,Edna Langenthal,Gary D. Mole,Elisabeth Goldwyn,Catherine Chalier,Eli Schonfeld,Michal Ben-Naftali,Richard A. Cohen,Hanoch Ben-Pazi,Tamar Abramov

The publication bargains new insights at the commencing up of Levinas's proposal and biblical tales to each other; it considers the ways that Levinas can open up the biblical textual content to requestioning, and the way the biblical textual content can tell our interpreting of Levinas. establishing in discussion the heteronomic texts – the narrative texts of the bible and Levinas's philosophical texts – permits an enforced and renewed knowing of either. The exam of those concerns is pursued from various views and disciplines, probing the position biblical figures play in Levinas's proposal and the style during which to method them. Do the biblical allusions serve in Levinas's suggestion in simple terms as a rhetorical and literary equipment, as illustrations of his principles, or even they've got a deeper philosophical that means, which contributes to his venture ordinarily? Do the references to biblical figures paintings in Levinas's philosophy in a fashion that different literary figures are incapable of, and the way do those references conform to his conflicted angle in the direction of literature?

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