Ernesto Laclau

is professor at the University of Essex, where he holds a chair in Political Theory and was for many years director of the doctoral Programme in Ideology and Discourse Analysis.


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The defender of contingency

An interview with Ernesto Laclau

Ernesto Laclau talks to the Greek journal Intellectum about the uses of populism, why radical democracy has nothing to do with liberalism, and how lack of political competition benefits the far-Right.

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