Foucault News

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

Michel Foucault: The Late Lectures Columbia Maison Française November 7, 2014, a panel discussion with Seyla Benhabib, François Ewald, Bernard E. Harcourt, George Kateb, and Emmanuelle Saada. In his late Collège de France lectures, Michel Foucault opened up new paths for research, what he so often referred to as “des pistes de recherche,” many of …

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Michel Foucault (1926 – 1984): les arts & les lettres/arts & humanities in the 21st Century Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies & Collège de France Symposium L’Institut d’études avancées de Paris 17 quai d’Anjou, Paris 75004 June 12 – 13, 2014 Conference website PDF flyer Art and architectural history, visual culture, literary studies, media …

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Colloque international  Foucault / Wittgenstein : subjectivité et politique vendredi 7 & samedi 8 juin 2013 9h30 – 18h  Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne 17 rue de la Sorbonne, 75005 Paris salle Cavaillès (1er étage, esc. C) Programme pdf Argumentaire À partir de deux traditions philosophiques distinctes, Michel Foucault et Ludwig Wittgenstein ont chacun proposé une …

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Description on youtube Published on May 23, 2012 Tiny surveillance drones that hover and stare. An Internet where every keystroke is recorded. The automated government inspection of hundreds of millions of e-mails for suspicious characteristics. The technological advancements spurred by the computing revolution have improved our lives, but have also diminished our privacy and enhanced …

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Government, Truth, Subject – Michel Foucault and the late lecture courses at Collège de France. A colloquium at the Jan van Eyck Academie. 7 November 2012 Jan van Eyck Academie Academieplein 1 6211 KM Maastricht Netherlands The colloquium is devoted to Foucault’s late lectures at Collège de France (Du gouvernement des vivants [unpublished], Subjectivité et …

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Images et fonctions du théâtre dans la philosophie française contemporaine Colloque organisé par Dimitra Panopoulos et Flore Garcin-Marrou CIEPFC (Centre International d’Étude de Philosophie Française Contemporaine) /LAPS (Laboratoire des Arts et Philosophies de la Scène) 19-20 octobre / 23-24 novembre 2012, 9h-18h30, 45 rue d’Ulm 75005 Paris Pour en savoir plus, Conference website Programme complet …

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The Foucault Society, NYC Bernard Gendron, “Foucault’s 1968” Wednesday, March 7, 2012 7:30-9:30pm CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 5409 New York, NY, USA Abstract: Foucault’s relation to May 1968 is crucial for understanding the transformation in his theory and practice in the years 1969-1974, leading to the publication of Discipline and Punish. This …

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The Foucault Society, NYC 2011 Colloquium Series: New Research in Foucault Studies Our popular Colloquium Series continues next week! We are delighted to invite you to another evening of critical dialogue and light refreshment. Join the discussion, celebrate the end of the semester and find out how you can help shape the Foucault Society’s agenda …

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From the materiali foucaultiani site HISTOIRE DE LA FOLIE : CINQUANTE ANS APRÈS Jeudi 15 décembre 2011, 9h30-17h30 Université Paris-Est Créteil – 61, av. du Général de Gaulle, Créteil, bâtiment i, salle 222 – Conference flyer (pdf) Matinée Président de séance : Frédéric Gros (Université Paris-Est Créteil) 09h30 Daniele Lorenzini et Arianna Sforzini : Introduction …

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