One of many sign positive factors of our period is the re-emergence of the ‘sacred’ in all its various guises, from New Age paganism to the rising spiritual sensitivity inside cultural and political theory.
The guess of Žižek’s The Fragile Absolute – released right here with a brand new preface through the writer – is that Christianity and Marxism can struggle jointly opposed to the modern onslought of vapid spiritualism. The innovative middle of the Christian legacy is simply too priceless to be left to the fundamentalists.
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