Slavoj Zizek - The Reality of the Virtual (DVD)
- Actors:Slavoj Zizek
- Rated:NR (Not Rated)
- Regional Code:Region 1
- Length:71 minutes
- Year Filmed:2004
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Slavoj Zizek is one of the most distinguished and politically engaged thinkers of our time. In this tour de force filmed lecture, he lucidly and compellingly reflects on belief - which takes him from Father Christmas to democracy - and on the various forms that belief takes, drawing on Lacanian categories of thought. In a radical dismissal of today's so called post-political era, he mobilizes the paradox of universal truth urging us to dare to enact the impossible. It is a characteristic virtuoso performance, moving promiscuously from subject to subject but keeping the larger argument in view.