The dance of the porcupines | Curio

The dance of the porcupines

15 mins | Apr 28, 2020

"The necessity of physical distancing creates the need to find new ways to be close to one another." "Distance tends to be conceptualized as either a problem for living in modern societies and so something to overcome, or, conversely, as a solution to some of the problems in modern societies and so something to be cultivated. In the current crisis, we see that these two approaches can go together: There is the necessity of social distancing but also the need to overcome interpersonal, cultural, and spatial distances in an effort to slow the spread of the virus." Author Marie Kolkenbrock analyses in The Hedgehog Review.

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From The Hedgehog Review