Utopia’s Ghost

Utopia’s Ghost

In progress

In a world in which mankind has experienced the greatest advances but also the greatest inequalities to say of Thomas Piketty, the mere idea of achieving happiness sounds today for the moment at least pure nostalgia. No one is surprised or frowning when we say that we have lost faith in utopia. What is this about? Perhaps the answer requires another question: is utopia still valid as an aspiration for a better or even perfect society?