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News and resources on French thinker Michel Foucault (1926-1984)

Thinking Allowed: Michel Foucault (2013)
Program on BBC Radio 4
You can download this as a podcast here

Duration: 28 minutes
First broadcast: Wednesday 21 August 2013

Michel Foucault – Laurie Taylor presents a special programme on the life and work of the iconoclastic French philosopher and theorist. He’s joined by Professor Stephen Shapiro, Professor Vikki Bell and Professor Lois McNay.


Stephen Shapiro

Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies at the University of Warwick

How to Read Foucault’s Discipline and Punish
Anne Schwan, Stephen Shapiro (authors)
Publisher: Pluto Press
ISBN-10: 0745329810
ISBN-13: 978-0745329819

The Anti-capitalist Foucault (forthcoming)

Vikki Bell
Professor of Sociology and Convenor of MA in Critical & Creative Analysis at Goldsmiths College, London

The Art of Post-Dictatorship: Ethics and Aesthetics in Transitional Argentina
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN-10: 0415717337
ISBN-13: 978-0415717335

Interrogating Incest: Feminism, Foucault and the Law
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN-10: 0415101042
ISBN-13: 978-0415101042

Lois McNay
Professor of Theory of Politics and Fellow, Somerville College, University of Oxford

Foucault and Feminism: Power, Gender and the Self
Publisher: Northeastern University Press
ISBN-10: 1555531539
ISBN-13: 978-1555531539

Foucault: A Critical Introduction
Publisher: Polity Press
ISBN-10: 0745609910
ISBN-13: 978-0745609911

One thought on “Thinking Allowed: Michel Foucault (2013)

  1. stuartelden says:

    Reblogged this on Progressive Geographies and commented:
    Radio 4 on Foucault.

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