Hegelian Battles - 3 Lectures by Slavoj Zizek
The battle for Hegel goes on – new interpretations are emerging which perhaps pose an even greater threat to Hegel’s legacy than the usual rejections of Hegel. This series of lectures will provide a cognitive mapping of this twisted terrain, with the aim to redeem Hegel for the radical thought.
- Against recognition: a critique of the liberal reading of Hegel (Pippin, Brandom) - 2nd December
- What is reconciliation? Hegel against Schiller - 3rd December
- Hegel in Athens: what would Hegel have said about our predicament? - 4th December
at The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities