Foucault News

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

Coloquio Internacional «Las Confesiones de la carne» El Instituto de Teología y Estudios Religiosos (ITER) de la Universidad Alberto Hurtado invita a participar del Coloquio Internacional “Las Confesiones de la Carne”, que tendrá lugar los días lunes 26 y martes 27 de Septiembre en la UAH. Program El Coloquio se propone realizar una recepción crítica …

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CALL FOR PAPERS The twenty-first annual meeting of the Foucault Circle University of Missouri – Kansas City Kansas City, MO April 21-23, 2023 We seek submissions for papers on any aspect of Foucault’s work, as well as studies, critiques, and applications of Foucauldian thinking. In light of recent legal and political moves against abortion and …

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CFP: Appels à contributions La figure de l’auteur entre hier et aujourd’hui : Posture(s) et esthétique(s) (2022) Le 30 Septembre 2022 Université de Sfax, Faculté des Lettres et Sciences Humaines Tunisia Laboratoire de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Discours, Art, Musique et Économie (LARIDIAME, LR18ES23) Colloque international Du 2 au 4 février 2023 Appel à communications Les …

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CFP Appel à contributions Raymond Roussel dans son temps ? (n°8 de la Revue des Lettres Modernes) L’inscription de Raymond Roussel dans l’histoire littéraire reste problématique, tellement l’auteur s’est efforcé de préserver une solitude et une distance radicales par rapport à la société et au monde littéraire et culturel de son époque. Né en 1877 …

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Convocatoria completa disponible AQUÍ Primera Circular En el 2021 se cumplieron cincuenta años de la publicación del Nietzsche, la genealogía, la historia. Entendida como metodología, la genealogía involucra una apuesta inactual y exigente. Va contrapelo del mandado que impone dejar de lado toda referencia al pasado. Trabaja sobre unas “historias ya escritas” y demanda cierta certeza …

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Foucault Lives. A Day Seminar on the Work and Legacy of Michel Foucault Event:  Foucault Lives 2022 Date:    25 June 2022 Venue: Valletta Campus As he often said, Foucault never wanted his work to become dead theory or inspire a cult following. From metaphors that compare his ideas to ‘a box of tools’ to characterisations …

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20th Annual Meeting of the Foucault Circle Emory University Atlanta, GA May 13-15, 2022 Foucault Circle 2022 Program PDF All sessions will be held in the Jones Room, Robert W. Woodruff Library Friday, May 13th 3-5pm Session 1: Affect and Materialism Moderator: Samantha Wrisley, Emory University Selin Islekel, Fordham University “’Fables that Stir the Mind’: …

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS International Workshop Nietzsche, Genealogy, Foucault: History between between Life and Power School of Arts and Humanities – University of Lisbon 14th June 2022 Event organized as part of the Praxis-CFUL  Keynote Speakers: Keynote Speakers: João Constâncio (NOVA University Lisbon) Daniele Lorenzini (Warwick University) Much has been written regarding genealogy, either as a new …

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CFP: Session – Geographies of Parrhesia: Resistance, Critique, and the Formation of Self and Other Link Federico Ferretti, University of Bologna Stephen Legg, University of Nottingham Session in Royal Geographical Society with IBG Conference, August 2022, Newcastle University. The influence of Michel Foucault on geographical research is long-standing, widespread, and much critiqued. While his philosophy …

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Call for Papers 7th International Workshop on Historical Epistemology: Arts and Sciences, Historicizing Boundaries Venice, 9-10 June 2022 Confirmed keynote speakers: Peter Galison (Harvard) Caroline Jones MIT Abstract [for full abstract see here] The 7th International Workshop on Historical Epistemology is dedicated to exploring new ways of approaching the historical, conceptual, methodological, and technical relations between the …

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