Examined Life

DVD of eight philosophers giving separate ten minute monologues on what a meaningful life is. Cornel West on truth, failure and meaninglessness. Avital Ronell on meaning, ethical anxiety, and responsibility for the other. Peter Singer on how we spend money, using animals, the rise of applied ethics, and failing to help. Kwame Anthony Appiah on cosmopolitanism and cultural relativism. Martha Nussbaum on social contract and capabilities approach. Michael Hardt on revolution, democracy and transforming human nature. Slavoj Zizek on ideology and ecology. Judith Butler and Sunaura Taylor on disability and interdependence.

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