Slawomir Sierakowski interviews Slavoj Žižek. This article originally appeared in “Los Angeles Review of Books”.
Thanks to a new wave of small intellectual magazines, an infectious buzz has returned to public debate in the United States. Roman Schmidt talks to David Marcus who, as a new editor at Dissent, is well placed to provide the lowdown what’s driving this genuinely critical movement.
Michał Sutowski speaks with Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht – philosopher and literary theorist, Professor at Stanford University
Together with the beginning of the new year, the world received news of the death of Ulrich Beck, one of its most valued sociologists. The terms he introduced into the scholarly lexicon serve as a symbolic testament to this achievement.
There is something wrong with the economic structure. And that something is income distribution – says Professor Palley.