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Michel Foucault, Phénoménologie et Psychologie 1953-1954, edited by Philippe Sabot, Gallimard/Seuil/EHESS, November 2021

The next volume of the courses and manuscripts before the Collège de France is a really interesting one. I discuss this in The Early Foucault, but it will be interesting to see how the manuscript has been edited and contextualised. Philippe Sabot’s forthcoming paper in the Theory, Culture and Society special issue also discusses this manuscript.

En octobre 1954, Michel Foucault, alors assistant en psychologie à Lille, écrit à son ami Jean-Paul Aron au sujet d’un texte qu’il est en train de rédiger : « La thèse est passée en deux mois du néant à la 150e page. Je suis moi-même fort surpris de ce livre-champignon : non seulement de sa croissance, qui exige bien des retouches, mais aussi de sa tournure ; il a pris tout de suite l’allure d’une interrogation sur la…

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  1. patrickvandermeersch says:

    Dear Clare O Farrel, I’m happy to mention this article for your Foucault-website I appreciate very much.:

    https://hts.org.za/index.php/hts/article/view/6912

    With my best greetings,

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