Zizek’s Publications in Academic Journals

2016, Sexuality in the Posthuman Age, Stasis. Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 54-69. Abstract: The article begins with a critique of the prevalent interpretation of Platonov’s novels from the 1920s. These novels supposedly present a critical depiction of the Stalinist utopia and its catastrophic consequences. The article argues against such an interpretation by demonstrating that the aforementioned novels do not present a critique of Stalinism but rather a critique of the gnostic-materialist utopia against which[ …]