The latest analysis from the maverick philosopher on vagaries of technology and power.
Slavoj Zizek is a Hegelian philosopher, Lacanian psychoanalyst, and political activist. He is international director of the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities and the author of numerous books on dialectical materialism, critique of ideology and art, including Living in the End Times, First as Tragedy, Then as Farce, Trouble in Paradise and, most recently, Against the Double Blackmail.
Zizek is a thinker who regards nothing as outside his field: the
result is deeply interesting and provocative * Guardian *
Zizek leaves no social or cultural phenomenon untheorized, and is master of the counterintuitive observation * New Yorker *
The most dangerous philosopher in the West -- Adam Kirsch * New Republic *