Foucault News

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

Colloque International : « Michel Foucault, les Pères et le sexe » 1-2-3 février 2018 À l’Auditorium Colbert, 2 rue Vivienne, 75002, Paris, les 1er et 2 février 2018 Entrée libre À l’Amphithéâtre Turgot, 17 rue de la Sorbonne, 75005 Paris, le 3 février 2018 Entrée sur inscription : Philo-Recherche@univ-paris1.fr Comité d’organisation Philippe Büttgen, Philippe …

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SUBJECTIVITÉ ET RÉVOLUTION 19 décembre 2017, de 10h à 13h30 Columbia Global Centers – Paris 4 rue de Chevreuse 75006 Paris À quelles conditions les révolutions et les soulèvements peuvent-ils constituer des matrices de subjectivation ? Quelle place faut-il accorder, au sein de ces expériences visant la transformation du monde social et politique, à la …

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Sverre Raffnsøe, Peter Miller, Andrea Mennicken: “The Foucault Effect in Organization Studies”, Organization Studies, First Published December 14, 2017 DOI: 10.1177/0170840617745110 Abstract Since the establishment of Organization Studies in 1980, Michel Foucault’s oeuvre has had a remarkable and continuing influence on its field. This article traces the different ways in which organizational scholars have engaged …

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Jacopo Martire, A Foucauldian Interpretation of Modern Law. From Sovereignty to Normalisation and Beyond, Edinburgh University Press, 2017. Addresses a surprisingly overlooked Foucauldian conundrum: what is the logical relationship between modern law and power? Jacopo Martire investigates the development of modern law in conjunction with what Foucault termed biopolitical forms of power. He gives you …

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The Birth of Austerity. German Ordoliberalism and Contemporary Neoliberalism Edited by Thomas Biebricher and Frieder Vogelmann, Rowman & Littlefield. Publication Date: Sep 2017 Description Ordoliberalism and the ‘Freiburg School’ have gained traction in contemporary political economy in response to two factors: a rising interest in governmentality studies and the banking, financial and sovereign debt crisis …

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FOUCAULT ON PAINTING By Catherine M. Soussloff University of Minnesota Press | 176 pages | November 2017 ISBN 978-1-5179-0242-1| paper | $25.00 ISBN 978-1-5179-0241-4 | cloth | $100.00 Catherine M. Soussloff argues that Michel Foucault’s sustained engagement with European art history critically addresses present concerns about the mediated nature of the image in the digital …

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6/13 | REVOLT: FOUCAULT IN IRAN Daniel Defert (éditeur de Michel Foucault) Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi (University of Illinois at Urbana) Judith Revel (Université Paris Nanterre) Moderated by John Rajchman, Daniele Lorenzini, and Bernard E. Harcourt December 14, 2017 from 6:15 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Jerome Greene Annex, Columbia University (410 West 117th Street, New York) See …

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Crítica da representação e crise da ontologia: Foucault e Magritte – Philippe Sabot Facebook page No final de novembro de 2016, os Programas de Pós-Graduação em História e Filosofia da UFG organizaram uma jornada dedicada aos 50 anos de “As Palavras e as Coisas”. “Crítica da representação e crise da ontologia: Foucault e Magritte” foi …

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Editor: An unfortunate flip remark from former Australian Labor Prime Minister. Kevin Rudd: Foucault’s more painful than the knife in my back The Sunday Times, November 19 2017. PDF of article Kevin Rudd, the Australian prime minister ousted by his deputy, tells Leaf Arbuthnot his Oxford PhD course can be brutal too, Kevin Rudd, the …

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