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Zizek "The Third Pill" Fiction as more true than reality and truth
Zizek's work is infamously idiosyncratic. It features striking dialectical reversals of received common sense. . .
Examples of Zizek's reversals (counter-intuitiveness)
Ideology of whiteness
Ideology and Technology
Idea Framing, Metaphors, and Your Brain - George Lakoff
Start this video at 7:07; end at 11:34
"Metaphors of/for Language in Popular Culture"
Exercise: Language and story
Lakoff and Johnson: Examples of Metaphorical Containers (pdf file)
Matrix Scene: Desert of the Real
Philosophy and the Matrix - Baudrillard
Elon Musk and Our Simulated Reality (Start at 3:07)
Schematic of hyper-reality
Simulacra and Simulations
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