Today’s guest on Rendering Unconscious Podcast is scholar and professor of psychoanalysis and philosophy Alenka Zupančič. Dr. Zupančič has authored many books, including the following works in English: Ethics of the Real: Kant and Lacan (London: Verso, 2000), The Shortest Shadow: Nietzsche’s Philosophy of the Two (Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2003), “The Fifth Condition,” [in:] Think Again. Alain Badiou and the Future of Philosophy (London: Continuum, 2004), The Odd One In: on Comedy (Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2007), Why Psychoanalysis: Three Interventions (Aarhus University Press, 2008), and What is Sex? (The MIT Press, 2017).

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Rendering Unconscious Podcast is hosted by psychoanalyst Dr. Vanessa Sinclair, who interviews psychoanalysts, psychologists, scholars, creative arts therapists, writers, poets, philosophers, artists & other intellectuals about their process, world events, the current state of mental health care, politics, culture, the arts & more. Episodes are also created from lectures given at various international conferences.

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Music for intro and outro of Rendering Unconscious Podcast by Carl Abrahamsson.

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