Chapter 1 – It’s Getting Strange In Here… (Part 1)

YouTube: It's Getting Strange In Here... (Part 1) Welcome to Lecture 2 of Alenka Zupančič’s What Is Sex? In this first lecture we covered the forward and introduction and in this lecture we are going to be starting to dissect the first section of “Chapter 1 — It’s Getting Strange In Here…”. This episode will … Continue reading Chapter 1 – It’s Getting Strange In Here… (Part 1)

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Chapter 6 – Not Only As Substance, But Also As Subject (Part 1)

YouTube video here: Not Only As Substance, But Also As Subject (Part 1) Welcome to Lecture 12 of Slavoj Žižek’s Less Than Nothing.  After taking a break with the Interlude on Madness and historical cogito we are now going to focus on the nature of the Absolute in as rational a form as we can … Continue reading Chapter 6 – Not Only As Substance, But Also As Subject (Part 1)

Introduction (What Is Sex?)

YouTube: Introduction (What Is Sex?)  Welcome to Lecture 1 of Alenka Zupančič’s What Is Sex? In this first lecture we start with the forward and introduction of this book attempting to understand the fundamental ontology of sexuality. In this work we thus approach many very controversial topics that intersect with diverse fields in philosophy, religion, … Continue reading Introduction (What Is Sex?)

Preface – Descensus Ad Inferos

YouTube video: Preface - Descensus Ad Inferos Welcome to Lecture 1 analyzing psychologist turned philosopher Jordan Peterson’s Maps of Meaning: The Architecture of Belief. In this first episode we will be exploring the preface of Maps of Meaning entitled "Descensus Ad Inferos" which is structured around introducing the reader to Jordan Peterson’s journey from his … Continue reading Preface – Descensus Ad Inferos

Interlude 2 – Cogito in the History of Madness

YouTube video here: Interlude 2 - Cogito in the History of Madness Welcome to Lecture 11 of Less Than Nothing: Interlude 2 — Cogito in the History of Madness. In this lecture we will be diving into a very crucial dimension of Less Than Nothing, with the engagement with the structure of post-modern philosophical discourse … Continue reading Interlude 2 – Cogito in the History of Madness

Chapter 5 – Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 2)

YouTube video here: Parataxis: Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 2) Welcome to Lecture 10 of Less Than Nothing. In this lecture series we will be covering Chapter 5 - Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 2). In Part 1 we attempted to dive into the idealist universe structured around an ontology of freedom, … Continue reading Chapter 5 – Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 2)

Chapter 5 – Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 1)

YouTube video here: Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 1) Welcome to Lecture 9 of Less Than Nothing focused on Chapter 5 - Parataxis: Figures of the Dialectical Process. In this video we will be again splitting a chapter into two parts in order to cover this book in all of its incredible depth. … Continue reading Chapter 5 – Parataxis; Figures of the Dialectical Process (Part 1)

Interlude 1 – Marx as a Reader of Hegel, Hegel as a Reader of Marx

YouTube video here: Marx as a Reader of Hegel, Hegel as a Reader of Marx Welcome to Lecture 8 of Less Than Nothing. In this lecture we are going to be able to cover the entirety of the content in one [transcript], since we are dealing with the first interlude in Part 2 of the … Continue reading Interlude 1 – Marx as a Reader of Hegel, Hegel as a Reader of Marx

Chapter 4 – Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? (Part 2)

  YouTube video here: Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today (Part 2) Welcome to Lecture 7 of Less Than Nothing. In this lecture we will be covering Part 2 of Chapter 4: Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? In this section of Chapter 4 we will be radically shifting … Continue reading Chapter 4 – Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? (Part 2)

Chapter 4 – Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? (Part 1)

YouTube video here: Chapter 4 - Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? (Part 1) Welcome to Lecture 6 of Less Than Nothing. In this episode we will be diving head first into the Hegelian thing-in-itself: "Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today?" As in the last chapter, where we separate … Continue reading Chapter 4 – Is It Still Possible to be a Hegelian Today? (Part 1)