Foucault News

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

5th International Workshop on Historical Epistemology The Philosophy of the Life Sciences.Biology and Medicine Through the Prism of Historical Epistemology Paris, 16-17-18 May 2019 École doctorale de Philosophie (ED 280 – Paris 1) Centre de Philosophie Contemporaine de la Sorbonne, Institut des sciences Juridique & Philosophique de la Sorbonne (UMR 8103 CNRS – Paris 1) …

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VII Coloquio Latinoamericano de Biopolitica Ontologías del presente PDF – Full information and details Facebook page PRESENTACION´ Con el objeto de potenciar el desarrollo del pensamiento crítico en América Latina, se convoca, con el apoyo y patrocinio de diversas universidades chilenas, a los investigadores e investigadoras interesados a presentar trabajos al VII Coloquio de Biopolítica: …

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Call for papers: Warwick Continental Philosophy Conference (WCPC) What is Philosophy?: Present, Past, Future 26th-28th June 2019 Deadline for submissions is the 22nd March 2019 For as long as philosophical questions have been asked, the nature and task of philosophy itself has posed a problem to which various and often conflicting solutions have arisen. Today …

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19th Annual Meeting of the Foucault Circle Stonehill College North Easton, MA, USA April 5-7, 2019 Friday, April 5th   3:00pm-5:00pm Session 1: Confessions of the Flesh & A Preface to Transgression Wencheng Zhu, Southeast University Confession or Sign of Subjectivation?: Libido in Foucault’s Les Aveux de la Chair Daniel Schultz, Oberlin College Sex as the …

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Appel à Communications/Call for Papers 5èmes Journées d’études sur l’Épistémologie Historique La philosophie des sciences du vivant. Biologie et médecine au prisme de l’épistémologie historique. Paris, 16-17-18 mai 2019 École doctorale de Philosophie ED 280 Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne Institut d’Histoire et de Philosophie des Sciences et des Techniques (UMR 8590, Paris 1/CNRS) Centre de …

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Du 28 novembre 2018 au 30 novembre 2018 Bordeaux Une généalogie littéraire des pratiques de soi. Michel Foucault, Roland Barthes, Claude Mauriac Colloque international Université Bordeaux-Montaigne PDF PROGRAMME COLLOQUE Il s’agira dans le cadre de ce colloque de s’interroger, du point de vue de la littérature et de la philosophie, sur ce moment charnière de la fin …

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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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Editor: The organiser has asked me to post a reminder to register. KINGSTON SHAKESPEARE SEMINAR AT GARRICK’S TEMPLE SATURDAY JUNE 23 2018 FOUCAULT AND SHAKESPEARE 10.00: Chair: Richard Wilson (Kingston University) Jonathan Dollimore ‘Foucault, Shakespeare and Cultural Materialism’ 11.00: Coffee (Temple Pavilion) 11.30: Chair: Kélina Gotman (King’s College University of London) ‘Foucault, Theatre, Critique’ Thomas …

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