The great pretenders

Marina and Slavoj, beauty and the beast.

The anonymous Slovenian meme-art collective Smetnjak shows no respect to some canonical figures of mainstream art and philosophy, from Marina Abramović to Žižek. But who will have the last laugh? Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the greatest pretender of

The ultimate guide to buffoon philosophers

philosophers zizek

If everybody says Slavoj Zizek is a buffoon, what about the rest of the gang? Here’s the enlightening Bturn guide to buffoon philosophers It has become a standard practice among many scholars nowadays to take the piss out of old

Slavoj Žižek & Boris Gunjevic @Palace of Fine Arts (SF)


Monday, April 23, 2012, 8:00 pm Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco(US) God in Pain: Inversions of Apocalypse / Crucified Subject: Without Grail. In Conversation with Roy Eisenhardt Slavoj Žižek is a Slovenian philosopher and cultural critic. His books include