Foucault News

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

Click on the following links for the English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German and Russian versions of the DNC3-ALED Congress. Please sign up here now to receive the latest information! Congress theme The legitimacy of “Europe” and “the West” as identifiable territorial and imagined entities is in crisis. The awareness has grown of a world becoming more polycentric. At the same time,  the field of Discourse …

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Call for Papers: The body productive: A one-day conference about capitalism, work and the body How are bodies produced under capitalism? How, in turn, does capitalism make bodies productive? How is the body (and knowledge of the body) shaped by demands of production, consumption and exchange, and how can these logics be resisted, challenged and …

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CALL FOR PAPERS The nineteenth annual meeting of the Foucault Circle Stonehill College North Easton, MA April 5-7, 2019 We seek submissions for papers on any aspect of Foucault’s work, as well as studies, critiques, and applications of Foucauldian thinking. Paper submissions require an abstract of no more than 750 words. All submissions should be …

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Call for Papers Third Meeting of the Critical Genealogies Workshop website Philevents PDF of call for papers Venue: University of Oregon Eugene, Oregon, United States, United States Date: May 9–11, 2019 The Critical Genealogies Workshop provides a space of collaboration and experimentation for scholars who deploy genealogy in order to investigate problematizations of the contemporary. The purpose …

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Colloquium Discourse Theory: ways forward Brussels, Belgium ​7 & 8 February 2019 Paper proposals deadline: 30 May 2018 https://www.researchcentredesire.eu/discourse-theory.html DESIRE, the centre for the study of Democracy, Signification and Resistance is happy to invite you to submit paper proposals for the colloquium ‘Discourse Theory: Ways Forward’. The colloquium will take place on 7-8 February 2019 …

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The Call for Panels and Roundtables of the 2018 Australian Anthropological Society conference, to be held 4-7 December at the Cairns campus of James Cook University,  has been extended till the 23rd of May. We welcome proposals that engage directly or indirectly with the conference theme – Life in an Age of Death. Conference website: https://www.aasconf.org/2018/ If you have …

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Colloque international « Une généalogie littéraire de la pensée des pratiques de soi » Date : 8, 9 novembre 2018 Lieu : Université Bordeaux-Montaigne Laboratoire de recherche : TELEM (Textes, Littératures : Écritures et Modèles) URL DE RÉFÉRENCE https://procesosdesubjetivacion.com/inicio/ Il s’agira dans le cadre de ce colloque de s’interroger, du point de vue de la littérature et de la philosophie, sur …

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L’œuvre de jeunesse de Michel Foucault : psychopathologie, phénoménologie et anthropologie Appel à participation à un atelier doctoral sur l’œuvre de Michel Foucault Université de Lübeck, 12-14.07.2018 PDF of call for Papers. French and German Cet atelier doctoral sera focalisé sur des textes et manuscrits de jeunesse de Foucault, dans le cadre de ses premiers …

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Confluence Concourse: Call for Publication: Special Issue on “Political Genealogy after Foucault” Genealogy is now accepting submissions for a Special Issue on the theme, “Political Genealogy After Foucault.” Inspired by the work of Michel Foucault, this issue invites essays from scholars employing political genealogy as a methodology and model of theoretical inquiry representing a wide range …

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CFP: Critical Theories Graduate Workshop: Adorno and Foucault – PhilEvents Editor’s note: I am aware that the deadline for paper submission has passed but people might be interested in attending when full details of the conference are released. Submission deadline: February 16, 2018 Conference date(s):April 20, 2018 – April 21, 2018 Conference Venue: DePaul University …

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