She is currently a full-time researcher at the Institute of Philosophy of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences... In this opening lecture of Alenka Zupančič's What Is Sex? we cover the Introduction of the book (including the series forward by Slavoj Žižek) and focus on... Alenka Zupančič (born 1 April 1966) is a Slovenian philosopher whose work focuses on psychoanalysis and continental philosophy. She is a Slovenian psychoanalytic theorist and philosopher who along with Mladen Dolar and Slavoj Žižek have in large measure been responsible for the... Alenka Zupančić.
Why sexuality is at the point of a "short circuit" between ontology and epistemology. Consider sublimation-conventionally understood as a substitute satisfaction for missing sexual satisfaction. Alenka Zupancic has done the unthinkable.