Ph. Oliver Marchart ©Stéphanie von Gelmini

Oliver Marchart

Professor of political theory, University of Vienna

Topic of his lecture at the Night of Philosophy in Israel 2021:
The Future of Democracy
With Paula Diehl, Cedric Cohen Skalli and Jan Sowa
In English

Oliver Marchart is professor of political theory at the University of Vienna. His recent book publications include Conflictual Aesthetics. Artistic Activism and the Public Sphere (Sternberg 2019), Thinking Antagonism. Political Ontology after Laclau (Edinburgh University Press 2018), Das unmögliche Objekt. Eine postfundamentalistische Theorie der Gesellschaft (Suhrkamp 2013) and Post-foundational Political Thought. Political Difference in Nancy, Lefort, Badiou and Laclau (Edinburgh University Press 2007).