Simon Critchley on looking at the contemporary world through the lens of punk, greek tragedy, and humor | Curio

Simon Critchley on looking at the contemporary world through the lens of punk, greek tragedy, and humor

39 mins | Apr 6, 2020

The philosopher and New School professor on anxiety and uncertainty. Spencer Bailey and Andrew Zuckerman, The Slowdown's co-founders and this podcast's hosts, discuss the COVID-19 crisis featuring long-view conversations with philosophers, psychologists, writers, artists, and other leading minds. In this episode, philosopher and New School professor Simon Critchley talks about the ways in which the COVID-19 virus may be rewiring our very being, the need to better understand our anxiety, and how the pandemic is revealing how much we don’t know. To find more episodes from At a Distance, head to the provider page in 'Discover'.

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