Slavoj Zizek: The Year of Dreaming Dangerously 1

Marxist theorist Slavoj Zizek and Canadian Psychologist Jordan Peterson will soon debate (April 19) in Toronto. Most everyone knows who Peterson is, but do you know much about Zizek? Maybe not, unless you’re into Marxist theory. This video introduces him and gets into his 2012 book, The Year of Living Dangerously, as a way of figuring out Zizek’s unique take on Marxist theory as it applies to events from not so long ago, including the Greek financial crisis, the Arab Spring, and Occupy Wall Street.…

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