Foucault News

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

Nudges: Better choices?, The Tocqueville Review/La revue Tocqueville, Volume 37, Number 1, 2016. Special issue. Nudges:Better choices? Introduction Malik Bozzo-Rey, Anne Brunon-Ernst, and Arnaud Van Waeyenberge, (Membres du French Nudge Project) Brief excerpt Nudges en questions L’ouvrage Nudge de Cass Sunstein et Richard Thaler1 est singulier à plusieurs titres : il est en effet rare …

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BRUNON-ERNST Anne, BOZZO-REY Malik (dir.), Nudges et normativités. Généalogies, concepts et applications, Hermann, 15 Janvier 2018. Lorsqu’il est question d’influencer le comportement des individus à l’aide de politiques publiques ou d’interventions gouvernementales, certains préféreront parler de contrôle social. Nous pouvons remarquer que la première décennie du XXIe siècle est marquée par la volonté de développer …

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CALL FOR PAPERS materiali foucaultiani journal / Associazione italiana Walter Benjamin Foucault and Benjamin Materiali foucaultiani journal and the Italian Association “Walter Benjamin” launch a call for papers dedicated to a comparison between Walter Benjamin and Michel Foucault. MF journal proposes to open up new research pathways that jointly crisscross the works of Benjamin and Foucault, beyond the …

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Editor: I am pleased to announce a new book which I translated which will be out in August. Foucault at the Movies Michel Foucault, Patrice Maniglier, Dork Zabunyan. Translated and Edited by Clare O’Farrell Columbia University Press, forthcoming July 2018 Michel Foucault’s work on film, although not extensive, compellingly illustrates the power of bringing his …

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Réal Fillion, Freedom, Responsibility, and the ‘American Foucault’, Philosophy and Social Criticism, Volume: 30 issue: 1, page(s): 115-126 January 1, 2004 https://doi.org/10.1177/0191453704039400 Abstract Foucault’s work is rich enough to sustain multiple readings. I argue in this paper for the continued construction and maintenance of what I have called the ‘American Foucault’, whose principal preoccupation is …

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The End of a Line: Care of the Self in Modern Political Thought Alexandre Lefebvre, Genealogy 2017, 1(1), 2; doi:10.3390/genealogy1010002 Open access Abstract This article examines the reasons why Foucault thought that morality based on the care of the self died out in the modern age. I pay special attention to his contention that modern …

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Neurotechnologies of justice: Neuroscience beyond the courtroom By Professor Nikolas Rose, Australian Neurolaw Database, On Soundcloud, March 2017 In this talk I will explore the actual and potential impacts of developments in neuroscience and neurotechnology in the criminal justice system beyond the courtroom. There has beenmuch discussion about the role of genetics and brain scanning …

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O Poder e o Panoptismo da Cidadania, Segundo M. Foucault – Profa. Dra. Olaya Fernandez 21 de agosto de 2017 (segunda-feira) Conferência – O Poder e o Panoptismo da Cidadania, Segundo M. Foucault Conferencista: Profa. Dra. Olaya Fernandez – Universidad de La Rioja UR – Espanha Horário: 19h30min às 22h Local: Auditório Erico Verissimo, Laboratório …

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LE RÉCIT DE SOI Une pratique éthique d’émancipation Isabelle Galichon Ouverture Philosophique PHILOSOPHIE Paris. L’Harmattan Les derniers travaux de Michel Foucault peuvent être appréhendés comme une nouvelle grille de lecture pour l’analyse des pratiques d’écriture personnelle dont peut se saisir la théorie littéraire. Dans ses cours au Collège de France sur les pratiques de soi …

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