Slavoj Žižek

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Everything Must Change! review – the left's big beasts tackle a post-pandemic future
Conversations featuring the likes of Noam Chomsky, Brian Eno and Slavoj Žižek imagine a more communal world after Covid

Tim Adams

25, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Writers, actors and directors call for end to homophobia in Poland in open letter
More than 70 signatories including Poland’s Nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk, Margaret Atwood and Mike Leigh accuse Duda’s government of using LGBTQ+ people as ‘a scapegoat’

Sian Cain

18, Aug, 2020 @12:49 PM

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Pandemic! by Slavoj Žižek; Where Is God in a Coronavirus World? by John Lennox – review
A philosopher and a Christian evangelist try to make sense of the current crisis

Peter Conrad

03, May, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Pandemic! by Slavoj Žižek review – the philosopher provides his solution
As old orthodoxies melt into air, the world needs a very new form of communism, argues this instant response to the crisis

Yohann Koshy

23, Apr, 2020 @11:00 AM

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'A troubling choice': authors criticise Peter Handke's controversial Nobel win
Writers including Salman Rushdie, Hari Kunzru and Slavoj Žižek say the 2019 Nobel laureate ‘combines great insight with shocking ethical blindness’

Sian Cain

10, Oct, 2019 @11:27 PM

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Who wins from public debate? Liars, bullies and trolls
From Ben Shapiro offering Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez $10,000 to debate him, to the macho showdown between Jordan Peterson and Slavoj Žižek, public discourse has become debased

Steven Poole

03, May, 2019 @10:00 AM

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The 'debate of the century': what happened when Jordan Peterson debated Slavoj Žižek
The controversial thinkers debated happiness, capitalism and Marxism in Toronto. It was billed as a meeting of titans – and that it was not. But it did reveal one telling commonality

Stephen Marche

20, Apr, 2019 @2:51 PM

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The Courage of Hopelessness by Slavoj Žižek review – how the big hairy Marxist would change the world
The leftwing intellectual with rock-star popularity argues that Trump vs Clinton, and Brexit vs Remain are mere sideshows

Will Self

28, Apr, 2017 @6:30 AM

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Slavoj Žižek: ‘We are all basically evil, egotistical, disgusting’
The controversial philosopher, 67, on struggling with being a bad father, becoming more aggressive and how writing saved his life

Katie Forster

10, Dec, 2016 @2:00 PM

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The secret of a good interview? Sit back and listen
When someone’s favourite subject is themselves, and they find everything else a yawn, no question can be too intrusive or impertinent

Decca Aitkenhead

26, Nov, 2016 @9:00 AM

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Dear Britain: Elena Ferrante, Slavoj Žižek and other European writers on Brexit
Ahead of the European referendum, we asked leading authors and thinkers from EU countries to write letters to Britain. Do they want us to stay, or are they ready to say goodbye?

Elena Ferrante, Javier Marías, Timur Vermes, Anne Enright, Yanis Varoufakis, Jonas Jonasson, Kapka Kassabova, Slavoj Žižek, Riad Sattouf, Cees Nooteboom

04, Jun, 2016 @7:00 AM

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Slavoj Žižek: 'Trump is really a centrist liberal'
At a Guardian Live event, the Slovenian philosopher explains why he wants to ‘problematise’ Europe and why ‘the Donald’ is something of a paradox

Marcus Browne

28, Apr, 2016 @12:51 PM

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