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ABSOLUTE KNOWLEDGE: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

YOUTUBE: ABSOLUTE KNOWING. Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit. This is the final lecture on Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit. In this lecture we will be covering the final chapter titled "Absolute Knowing". Absolute Knowing is the culmination and you could say the end point of Hegel's phenomenological logic, as it relates to the phenomenological drama of the … Continue reading ABSOLUTE KNOWLEDGE: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

RELIGION: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

YOUTUBE: RELIGION. Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit. This is the seventh lecture covering Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit. In this lecture we will be focusing on the chapter "Religion". This is the final chapter before the final chapter, titled "Absolute Knowing". The chapter focused on "Religion" is in large part about the transcendence of the individual. You … Continue reading RELIGION: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

SPIRIT: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

YOUTUBE: SPIRIT. Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit. This is the next section in the Phenomenology of Spirit series. The first videos of this series cover: ForewordIntroductionConsciousnessSelf-ConsciousnessReason This section covers Spirit. This section starts focusing on a dialectical split of Alienated Spirituality. This split is historically unique to the modern period, and the emergence of "Enlightenment Consciousness". … Continue reading SPIRIT: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

DEATH DRIVE II: LACAN AND DELEUZE. CHAPTER 4 – OBJECT-DISORIENTED ONTOLOGY (PART 5)

YouTube: DEATH DRIVE II: LACAN AND DELEUZE Welcome to Lecture 16 of Alenka Zupančič's What Is Sex? This lecture corresponds to Part 5 of Chapter 4 — Object-Disoriented Ontology, under the section title “Death Drive II: Lacan and Deleuze”.  For the necessary precursor to this lecture, Death Drive I, see Lecture 14 in this series.  … Continue reading DEATH DRIVE II: LACAN AND DELEUZE. CHAPTER 4 – OBJECT-DISORIENTED ONTOLOGY (PART 5)

TRAUMA OUTSIDE EXPERIENCE. CHAPTER 4 -OBJECT-DISORIENTED ONTOLOGY (PART 4)

YouTube: TRAUMA OUTSIDE EXPERIENCE Welcome to lecture 15 of Alenka Zupančič's What Is Sex? In this lecture we are covering Part 4 of Chapter 4 - Object-Disoriented Ontology. You can find this part under the subheading "Trauma Outside Experience". Zupančič starts this section by re-introducing us to one of the core aspects of Freud's thesis … Continue reading TRAUMA OUTSIDE EXPERIENCE. CHAPTER 4 -OBJECT-DISORIENTED ONTOLOGY (PART 4)

DEATH DRIVE I: FREUD. Chapter 4 – Object-Disoriented Ontology (Part 3)

YouTube: DEATH DRIVE I: FREUD Welcome to Lecture 14 of Alenka Zupancic's What Is Sex? This lecture will focus on Part 3 of Chapter 4 - Object-Disoriented Ontology. The subsection for this chapter is titled "Death Drive I: Freud". In this subsection we will cover four major topics: Death drive as theoretical construction siteFreud's logic … Continue reading DEATH DRIVE I: FREUD. Chapter 4 – Object-Disoriented Ontology (Part 3)

HUMAN, ANIMAL. Chapter 4 – Object-Disoriented Ontology (Part 2)

YouTube: HUMAN, ANIMAL In this lecture we cover part 2 of Chapter 4 - Object-Disoriented Ontology, located in the subsection "Human, Animal". In this subsection we cover the four following themes: Human as evolutionary and spiritual differenceInterpretation of this difference in religious and secular contextsPsychoanalytic concept of the drive as jouissanceOntological consequences of the drive … Continue reading HUMAN, ANIMAL. Chapter 4 – Object-Disoriented Ontology (Part 2)

REASON: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

YouTube: REASON. Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit This is the fifth lecture on Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit, here focused on the chapter titled "Reason". Following the chapter on Self-Consciousness, Hegel now wants to deal with the structure of self-consciousness, and its "reasons". Here "reasons" form the essential dimension of Hegelian idealism. For Hegel, the basic definition … Continue reading REASON: HEGEL’S PHENOMENOLOGY OF SPIRIT

Lacanian Prosopopoeia. Chapter 8 – Lacan as a Reader of Hegel (Part 2)

YouTube: Lacanian Prosopopoeia. Žižek's Less Than Nothing: Ch. 8 - Lacan as a Reader of Hegel Pt. 2 (Series Playlist). In this video we introduce lecture 28 of Less Than Nothing focused on Part 2 of Chapter 8 - Lacan as a Reader of Hegel: The Lacanian Prosopopoeia. In this work we explore the notion … Continue reading Lacanian Prosopopoeia. Chapter 8 – Lacan as a Reader of Hegel (Part 2)

Cunning of Reason. Chapter 8 – Lacan as a Reader of Hegel (Part 1)

YouTube: Cunning of Reason. Žižek’s Less Than Nothing: Ch. 8 - Lacan as a Reader of Hegel Pt. 1 (Series Playlist) In this video we introduce lecture 27 of Less Than Nothing focused on Part 1 of Chapter 8 - Lacan as a Reader of Hegel: The Cunning of Reason. In this work we explore … Continue reading Cunning of Reason. Chapter 8 – Lacan as a Reader of Hegel (Part 1)