Renata Salecl

May 2018

Renata Salecl: A Tale of Love and Hate

2018-05-28T09:39:48+00:00 10. 05. 2018|

Debates & Talks: A Tale of Love and Hate Robert Rowland Smith, Renata Salecl, Rowan Williams. Michael Crick hosts. We think love an indisputable force for good. Yet from Jihadi John to Anders Breivik, extremists often cite love of creed or country to justify atrocity. Might love of a person or group also be the origin of [...]

April 2018

Podcast: Renata Salecl – The Tyranny of Choice

2018-04-26T16:16:50+00:00 26. 04. 2018|

In this mini-episode, I chat with Renata Salecl, a Slovenian philosopher, sociologist, and author of the excellent book The Tyranny of Choice — a slim volume that completely changed the way I think about decision-making. We talk about how our focus on individualism and consumerism drives us to obsess over every little decision we make. And how embracing the [...]

November 2017