Word of the Week: Adumbrate

as in: “As such, this essay submits that Coetzee, rather than presenting us with the animal’s radical alterity, seeks to adumbrate the contours of what we might term a phenomenological consciousness of shared embodiment.”

Anker, E. S. (2011). Elizabeth Costello, Embodiment, and the limits of rights. New Literary History 42(1), 169-192. doi: 10.1353/nlh.2011.0009

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