On the Nature of Dogs, the Right of Grace, Forgiveness and Hospitality: Derrida, Kant, and Lars Von Trier's Dogville
Wow. Cosmopolitanism vs. communitarianism. It is all so rich. The film Dogville was a bit much for me because of all the sexual violence, but the concepts introduced are nonetheless worth analyzing. Immanuel Kant's argument for "cosmopolitan right" to hospitality as a world citizen is very interesting. Give the article a read and leave your response.