henrik Jøker bJerre, PhD in philosophy, is Associate Professor, Aalborg University,
Denmark. Main areas of interest: Kant, Kierkegaard, Freud, Lacan, Žižek. Author of
Kantian Deeds (Continuum, 2010) and The Subject of Politics (heb, 2010, with Carsten
Bagge Laustsen), as well as numerous articles on German idealism, Kierkegaard, psycho-
analysis, and politics. Member of the philosophical collective Centre for Wild Analysis.
bruno bosteels is Professor of Romance Studies at Cornell University. He is the author
of several books, including Alain Badiou, une trajectoire polémique, The Actuality of Commu-
nism, Badiou and Politics, and Marx and Freud in Latin America and the translator of numer-
ous books by Alain Badiou, including Theory of the Subject, Wittgenstein’s Antiphilosophy,
The Adventure of French Philosophy, and Philosophy for Militants.
agon hamZa is a PhD candidate in philosophy at the Postgraduate School Zrc saZu in
Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is a cofounder and member of the international Dialectical Ma-
terialism Collective and serves as editor-in-chief of the international philosophical jour-
nal Crisis and Critique. His latest publications are From Myth to Symptom: The Case of
Kosovo and Louis Althusser (2011), a book coauthored with Slavoj Žižek, and Për Alt-
husserin (2012). Agon is currently working on a new book: The Sublime Absolute: Hegel,
Althusser and Žižek.
brian benJamin hansen, PhD in philosophy, is Lecturer, University College, School of
Continuing Education, Denmark. Researching in the themes of subjectivity and collectivity
from the perspective of psychoanalysis and diagnostics of the contemporary. Member of
the philosophical collective Centre for Wild Analysis.
aDrian Johnston is Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of
New Mexico, Albuquerque, and a faculty member at the Emory Psychoanalytic Institute
in Atlanta. He is the author of Time Driven: Metapsychology and the Splitting of the Drive
(2005), Žižek’s Ontology: A Transcendental Materialist Theory of Subjectivity (2008), Ba-
diou, Žižek, and Political Transformations: The Cadence of Change (2009), and Prolegomena
to Any Future Materialism, vol. 1, The Outcome of Contemporary French Philosophy (2013),