Slavoj Žižek Collected eBook Bibliography

This is a collected downloadable eBook bibliography of the writings of Slavoj Žižek, Ph.D. He is a senior researcher at the Institute of Sociology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, and a visiting professor at a number of American Universities (Columbia, Princeton, New School for Social Research, New York University, University of Michigan). He obtained his Ph.D. in Philosophy in Ljubljana studying Psychoanalysis. He also studied at the University of Paris. He is a Hegelian philosopher, Lacanian psychoanalyst, and Marxist social analyst.

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1989, The Sublime Object of Ideology
1991, For They Know Not What They Do
1991, Looking Awry
1992, Enjoy Your Symptom!
1993, Tarrying With the Negative
1994, The Metastases of Enjoyment
1995, Mapping Ideology
1996, The Indivisible Remainder
1997, The Abyss of Freedom
1997, The Plague of Fantasies
1999, The Ticklish Subject
2000, The Art of the Ridiculous Sublime
2000, The Fragile Absolute
2000 Contingency, Hegemony, Universality
2001, Did Somebody Say Totalitarianism?
2001, The Fright of Real Tears
2001, On Belief
2001 The Fright of Real Tears
2001, Opera’s Second Death
2001, Repeating Lenin
2002, Welcome to the Desert of the Real
2002, Revolution at the Gates
2003, Organs Without Bodies
2003, The Puppet and the Dwarf
2004, Iraq: The Borrowed Kettle
2005, Interrogating the Real
2006, The Universal Exception
2006, Lacan: The Silent Partners
2006, The Parallax View
2006, How to Read Lacan
2006, The Neighbor
2007, ‘On Practice and Contradiction’ by Mao Tse-Tung
2007, ‘Terrorism and Communism’ by Leon Trotsky
2007, ‘Virtue and Terror’ by Maximilien Robespierre
2008, In Defense of Lost Causes
2008, Violence: Six Sideways Reflections
2009, First As Tragedy, Then As Farce
2009, Mythology, Madness and Laughter
2009, The Monstrosity of Christ
2010, Philosophy in the Present
2010, Living in the End Times
2012, Less Than Nothing
2012, God in Pain: Inversions of Apocalypse
2012, The Year of Dreaming Dangerously
2013, What Does Europe Want?
2013, Demanding the Impossible
2013, From Myth To Symptom: the Case of Kosovo
2014, Comradely Greetings
2014, The Most Sublime Hysteric
2014, Event: Philosophy in Transit
2014, Absolute Recoil
2016, The Wagnerian Sublime
2015, Trouble in Paradise
2016, Against the Double Blackmail
2016, Disparities
2016, Antigone
2016, An American Utopia
2017, The Courage of Hopelessness
2017, Lenin
2017, Incontinence of the Void
2018, Reading Marx
2018, Like A Thief In Broad Daylight


1990 Beyond Discourse Analysis (a part in Ernesto Laclau’s New Reflections on the Revolution of Our Time)
1992, Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Lacan (But Were Afraid to Ask Hitchcock)
1994, The Making of Political Identities
2000, Jacques Ranciere: The Politics of Aesthetics
2001, Nietzsche: Revenge and Praise (Pli: The Warwick Journal of Philosophy)
2002, Georg Lukács: A Defence of History and Class Consciousness: Tailism and the Dialectic
2002, Lacan & Science
2002, Reading Seminar XX: Lacan’s Major Work on Love, Knowledge, and Feminine Sexuality
2004, Think Again: Alain Badiou and the Future of Philosophy
2004 Conversations with Žižek
2004, Transcendence: Philosophy, Literature, and Theology Approach the Beyond
2004, Polygraph 15/16: Immanence, Transcendence, and Utopia
2004, Hitchcock: Past and Future
2005, Time Driven: Metapsychology and the Splitting of the Drive
2007, Adventures in Realism
2009, Theories of Race and Racism: A Reader
2009, Cultures of Fear
2010, Paul’s New Moment: Continental Philosophy and the Future of Christian Theology
2010, Alain Badiou: Five Lessons on Wagner
2010, The Idea of Communism
2010, ‘Hvalnica ljubezni’, Alain Badiou & Slavoj Žižek | Analecta 2010
2010, The Speculative Turn: Continental Materialism and Realism
2011, The Chinese Perspective on Žižek and Žižek′s Perspective on China
2011, Occupy!: Scenes from Occupied America
2011, Hegel and the Infinite: Religion, Politics, and Dialectic
2011, ‘Democracy in What State?
2011, What Does a Jew Want? On Binationalism and Other Specters
2012, ‘The Case for Sanctions Against Israel’
2012, In Defence of the Terror: Liberty or Death in the French Revolution
2012, Hegel’s Rabble: An Investigation Into Hegel’s Philosophy of Right
2012, Concept and Form (Cahiers pour l’Analyse)
2013, The Idea of Communism vol. 2: The New York Conference
2013, Penumbr(a)
2013, Biopolitics: A Reader
2013, Žižek Now: Current Perspectives in Žižek Studies
2014, Žižek’s Jokes
2014, State in Time
2015, The Slovene re-actualization of Hegel’s philosophy
2016, Slavoj Žižek and Dialectical Materialism
2016, The Idea of Communism vol. 3: The Seoul Conference
2016, Sex and Nothing: Bridges from Psychoanalysis to Philosophy

Secondary Literature

2003, ‘Slavoj Žižek’ by Tony Myers | Routledge Critical Thinkers
2004, Glyn Daly: Conversations With Žižek
2004, Slavoj Zizek: Ian Parker: A Critical Introduction
2004, Matthew Sharpe: A Little Piece of the Real
2005, Rex Butler: Live Theory
2005, Geoff Boucher, Jason Glynos, Matthew Sharpe: Traversing the Fantasy
2006, Jodi Dean: Žižek’s Politics
2007, Fabio Vighi & Heiko Feldner: Žižek – Beyond Foucault
2008, Adam Kotsko: Žižek and Theology
2008, Adrian Johnston: Žižek’s Ontology
2008, Marcus Pound: A (Very) Critical Introduction
2008, Thomas Brockelman: Žižek and Heidegger
2009, Adrian Johnston: Badiou, Žižek, and Political Transformations
2009, Geoff Boucher: The Charmed Circle of Ideology
2010, Fabio Vighi: On Žižek’s Dialectics
2010, Matthew Sharpe & Geoff Boucher: Žižek and Politics: A Critical Introduction
2011, Introducing Slavoj Žižek: A Graphic Guide
2014, Žižek and His Contemporaries: On the Emergence of the Slovenian Lacan
2014, ‘The Žižek Dictionary’ by Rex Butler
‘The Left Hemisphere: Mapping Critical Theory Today’ by Razmig Keucheyan
Žižek and Law (Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers)
Žižek Now: Current Perspectives in Žižek Studies
‘Does the Internet Have an Unconscious? Slavoj Žižek and Digital Culture’ by Clint Burnham
‘The Reception of Paul the Apostle in the Works of Slavoj Žižek’ by Ole Jakob Løland

Book series edited by Žižek


1995, Miran Božovič: The Panopticon Writings
1998, Alain Grosrichard: The Sultan’s Court
1998, Renata Salecl: Perversions of Love and Hate
2000, Alenka Zupančič: Ethics of the Real
2001, Alain Badiou: Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil

Short Circuits

2003, Alenka Zupančič: The Shortest Shadow
2005, Jerry Aline Flieger: Is Oedipus Online?
2005, Alexei Monroe: Interrogation Machine
2006, Mladen Dolar: A Voice and Nothing More
2007, Lorenzo Chiesa: Subjectivity and Otherness
2008, Alenka Zupančič: The Odd One In
2009, André Nusselder: Interface Fantasy
2009, Henry Bond: Lacan at the Scene
2010, Anca Parvulescu: Laughter

SIC Series

1996, Gaze and Voice as Love Objects [sic1]
1998, Cogito and the Unconscious [sic2]
2000, Sexuation [sic3]
2003, Perversion and the Social Relation [sic4]
2005, Theology and the Political: The New Debate [sic5]
2006, Jacques Lacan and the Other Side of Psychoanalysis [sic6]
2007, Lenin Reloaded: Toward a Politics of Truth [sic7]
2013, The Privatization of Hope: Ernst Bloch and the Future of Utopia [sic8]
2015, Repeating Žižek [sic9]