Interviews and Discussions
Interviews of Roberto Mangabeira Unger
"Un progresista es uns conspirador contra el destino" [Spanish] (Prodavinci Venezuela)
"La rebeldía sin proyecto fracas" [Spanish] (Prodavinci Venezuela)
Presented as the William C. Menninger Memorial Convocation Lecture at the 133rd annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, May 3-9, 1980. Published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, 139:2, February 1982, pp. 155-164.
These occasional pieces represent yet another attempt to reconsider general ideas about society and personality from the vantage point of a particular practical domain. The little lecture "The Better Futures of Architectures" was part of a debate with Jacques Derrida. The subsequent letter grew out of conversations, prompted by the lecture, with Rem Koolhaass and Frank Gehry.
- The Better Futures of Architecture (7 pages)
- The Present of Architecture and the Future of Democracy (9 pages, 1995)
Discussions of Roberto Mangabeira Unger's Work in Social Theory
Here are some contrasting approaches to my writings in social theory. They may help the reader engage the work.