An Afternoon with Slavoj Žižek: Todd McGowan and Slavoj Žižek discuss Hegel, Marx, the Left, etc.


This special episode of a podcast includes Todd McGowan’s discussion with Slavoj Žižek about Marxism, conducted just before his debate with Jordan Peterson. Todd and Slavoj discuss why one might insist on the moniker “Marxist” today and why one might call it into question. Ryan and Todd then delve into the issues raised by Slavoj’s responses. They focus Marx’s relationship with Hegel and the implications of this relationship for politics.