The Other and the look.


The experience of the Other is the experience of another free subject who inhabits the same world as a person does. In it’s most basic form, it is the experience of the other that constitutes intersubjectivity. To clarify, when one experiences someone else, and this Other person experiences the world ( the same world that a person experiences ), only from “over there”, the world itself is constituted as objective in that it is something that is “there” as identical for both of the subjects; a person experiencing the same things. This experience of the Other’s look is what is termed as the Look, ( sometimes the Gaze )…27292472_516496725400777_737241830_n

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