Foucault News

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

Editor: This press release along with many other items relating to Foucault’s stay in Tunisia from 1966 to 1968 can be found in the select bibliography I posted yesterday. Press release on the Centre Michel Foucault site in Paris PDF in French Translations into other languages English Italian Portuguese Spanish German

Editor: Many thanks to Mauro Bertani for alerting me to this compendium of links on the La Scuola di filosofia di Trieste site. Speciale Coronavirus Segnaliamo qui una serie di articoli interessanti che riflettono sulla situazione che stiamo vivendo in questi giorni. David Grossman, Dopo la peste torneremo a essere umani, “la Repubblica”, 20 marzo 2020 …

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Editor: A very useful – and growing – list of references put together by Stuart Elden on the Progressive Geographies blog. I have now added a new “Pandemic” category to Foucault News. Geographers, sociologists, philosophers etc. on covid-19 Several A few pieces by geographers, sociologists and philosophers – presented without commentary. First posted 24 March …

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Editor: Richard Lynch has updated his bibliography of Foucault’s shorter writings in English translation. You can find the bibliography on the resources pages of Foucault News. You can also find other bibliographies on the resources pages: Introductions to and overviews of Foucault’s work Foucault and Education If there is material missing please let me know, …

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Originally posted on Progressive Geographies:
I’ve previously posted some requests for help in locating some difficult-to-find short texts by Foucault, and thanks to readers of this site have received copies of some of these. I’ve updated the requests for help page, along with a few more requests. I’ve also updated the list of links to pieces I’ve…