In this episode of the RavenCast, I talk with Cesáreo Bandera at the Colloquium on Violence and Religion* about his friendship with René Girard. While Cesáreo and René maintained a friendship that lasted decades, they also held strong disagreements concerning mimetic theory.
Below the video are some topics we discussed.
MP3Was the human species created from acts of sacrificial violence?
How can we maintain friendships while having strong disagreements?
What is the relationship between mimetic theory and human freedom?
The world seems to be headed for destruction. Where do we find hope?
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