“Discussing Hegel and Lacan is like breathing for Slavoj.”—Judith Butler
“The most formidably brilliant exponent of psychoanalysis, indeed of cultural theory in general, to have emerged from Europe in some decades.”—Terry Eagleton
“The Giant of Ljubljana provides the best intellectual high since Anti-Oedipus
About the Author
is a Slovenian philosopher and cultural critic. He is a professor at the European Graduate School, International Director of the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities, Birkbeck College, University of London, and a senior researcher at the Institute of Sociology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. His books include Living in the End Times
, First as Tragedy, Then as Farce
, In Defense of Lost Causes
, four volumes of the Essential iek, and many more.