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Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates by Slavoj Žižek

We stared at the remains of the World Trade Center and asked how could this happen here? He likes Lacan 3, who has abandonned the notion of the cure as the elimination of the symptoms p Theology and the Political: Dec 07, Daniel Burton-Rose rated it liked it.

It is easily eclipsed.

The “cure” was not to stop talking to here the transformative speech of the analyst, as the fantasm of the analytic system would have it. Or is this the voice of the left?

Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates

JuneNew Edition, Paperback, pages, Language: How to Read Lacan How to Read. Continuum International Publishing Group. In the most perceptive passages, Zizek points out vndo Basically, this is a collection of essays on current events. I’m a mathematician, have taught probability and statistics, I like keeping myself open to evidence, and here’s the evidence: Zizek, Slavoj and Jacques-Alain Miller.

This deeserto a riveting work. See 1 question about Welcome to the Desert of the Real…. Our choices leave us docile. The fact that the exact opposite vibe reliably presents itself soon afterward doesn’t quite shake the feeling…ya dig?


Blibliografia (en) – Slavoj Zizek

SeptemberPaperback, pages, Language: This is the strategy of fidelity of Zizek in analysis: Psychoanalysis vindk functioned for him in an authoritarian, “bureaucratic” mode.

Gilles Deleuze ” Criticism. DecemberHardcover, pages, Language: Premio De Lollis Krysztof Kieslowski und die ‘Nahtstelle’. Perversion and the Social Relation Series: He writes on many topics including the Iraq War, fundamentalism, capitalism, tolerance, political correctness, globalization, subjectivity, human rights, Lenin, myth, cyberspace, postmodernism, multiculturalism, post-marxism, David Lynch, and Alfred Hitchcock.

Welcome to the Desert of the Real steps back, zizekk the choices imposed on us. I think sometimes people who’ve known me for a long time wonder how I ended up a fan of Zizek and Badiou, how I ended up so disenchanted with capitalism, etc. Robespierre, Maximilien and Slavoj Zizek Introduction.

Who is he to decide that the Czechs were happy in the 80s? Welcome to the Desert of the Real: Repetir Lenin Cuestiones De Antagonismo. So one progresses to Lacan, who is himself too dogmatic, too linguistic, deseerto structuralist, too conformist.

Try to have a conversation about politics with someone that goes beyond platitudes and pretty soon the other person will get angry and defensive, or you will. But his solution to the deadlock, a kind of ethical Act to break the cycle, sounds vague and unsatisfying. The thing you notice quickly: Aug 07, Nathan rated it liked it. Now the easy games are over; one should take sides.

Not only were the media bombarding us all the time with the talk about terrorist threat; this threat was also obviously libidinally invested–just recall the series of movies from “Escape from New York to Independence Day.

Cogito and the Unconscious: Knowledge makes people unhappy, well this is only because few are seeking knowledge and when they do, they’re left alone in this mess. Zizek amusingly uses illustrations from the Matrix and Shrek to demonstrate his points but, now that I have read several of his books, this gesture comes off as formulaic.


Ansar rated it did not like it Mar 15, University of Minnesota Press. Jack rated it did not like it Jul 05, July 12,Hardcover, pages, Language: There is stuff that is useless — for example, giving “readings” of Sophocles’ Antigone as a method for extracting some philosophical item or nugget that has about as much to do with Sophocles or Antigone as does a ham sandwich — and, on the other hand, the utterly fascinating insights in ch.

Feb 12, Abraham rated it liked it Shelves: Kant and Lacan Wo Es War. Lo stesso attacco ha qualcosa di virtuale: Courtney Grieb rated it did not like it Mar 10, Las Metastasis del Goce.

It is easily eclipsed.

Slavoj Zizek

He draws the correct conclusion, unfortunately calling it a “Freudian” conclusion, that “everything is to be analysed” p21making clear by the examples he gives that zize, is above all conformism, normality, and the acts of power of psychoanalysts that are to be analysed. Once again, the comparison with Deleuze and Guattari is inevitable. The rest of the time he writes 1 edgy shit about how liberals are the real enemy and 2 complete nonsense about already dubious writers, leaking film theory and psychoanalysis into journalism, like raw sewage pouring into a ditch.