On Difference: Vulnerability in The Context of Intimacy.

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These days, there is a tendency to speak of vulnerability as intrinsic to empathy. “We are all humans”, or as John Legend sings, “we are just ordinary people”. These are a few expressions that point to the disposition to embrace one’s own shortcomings and insecurities as integral to the makings of humanness.

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I am a visual artist and a hyphenate. I write (poems, critical essays, opinions). I write out of necessity. www.emekaokereke.com

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Emeka K. Okereke

Emeka K. Okereke

I am a visual artist and a hyphenate. I write (poems, critical essays, opinions). I write out of necessity. www.emekaokereke.com

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