Beyond Belief

I’ve been having somewhat of a tough time teaching Zizek in some systematic way. Let’s face it, his texts tend to move from one topic to another really quickly and my students, whom I thought could use that to brush past parts they didn’t understand to parts they do, found this somewhat confusing. But I think somewhere in here, I found everything I wanted to say about Zizek, in particular this Scientologist representative’s whole framing of what cannot be questioned:

By the way, this video is worth watching just simply for the cataclysmic juxtaposition of local sports cheese puffery and discussion of intergalactic lord Xanadu (or whatever) from Scientology.