Foucault News

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

Sur les toits (95 mn) Editor: You can buy the DVD from this site and watch a short clip. It is in French with English subtitles. Début des années 70 : une série d’évènements fait monter la tension dans les prisons françaises. En réponse au traitement inhumain que leur fait subir l’administration pénitentiaire, les prisonniers …

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PDF of flyer Film Screening MAY 8th, 2015 Richardson Library 115 2350 N. Kenmore Chicago, IL 60614 7:00-8:30 Sur les toits (2014, French with English Subtitles) 8:30-9:00 Q & A with Director Nicolas Drolc SUR LES TOITS (2014, French with English Subtitles) Nicolas Drolc, Director Between September 1971 and the end of 1972, for the …

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PDF of flyer DePaul University Humanities Center & the Department of Philosophy Foucault and the legacy of the prisons information group (GIP) MAY 8th, 2015 Richardson Library 115 2350 N. Kenmore Chicago, IL 60614 Scholars Symposium 1:00-1:10 Opening Remarks Kevin Thompson, DePaul University 1:10-1:30 “The Dialectic of Theory and Practice” Bernard Harcourt, Columbia University 1:30-1:50 …

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Blackhat’: Techno-thriller hacks into Michael Mann’s directorial signatures, By Peter Suderman — Special to The Washington Times – – Friday, January 16, 2015 The cinematic world of Michael Mann, the director behind “Heat,” “Collateral,” “The Insider” and “Miami Vice,” might look more or less like ours on the surface, but in fact it’s …

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A Weekend of Schizo-Culture Further info  Press Release Schizo-Culture: The Event, The Book The closing Schizo-Culture Weekend will activate many of the subjects touched on by SPACE’s current exhibition: Schizo-Culture: Cracks In The Street. 12–14 Dec 2014 SPACE, 129–131 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 3RH Free entry Discussions ranging across themes such as anti-psychiatry, philosophy and …

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‘Foucault contre lui-même’: un film de François Caillat (2014) Cécile Mazin, Foucault contre lui-même : Arte dans la tête d’un philosophe Un documentaire pour le trentième anniversaire de la mort, ActuaLitté, 15 avril 2014 Acheter DVD À l’occasion du trentième anniversaire de la disparation de Michel Foucault, arte diffuse le documentaire Foucault contre lui-même – …

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Foucault : la prison aujourd’hui 19-30 mars 2014 Lausanne Dix jours d’événements autour des représentations de la pièce de théâtre FOUCAULT 71 Voir – télécharger le programme complet Voir aussi: L’INTOLÉRABLE HIER ET AUJOURD’HUI (Texte d’Anne-Catherine Menétrey-Savary, Le Courrier, 3 mars 2014) et autour de la manifestation: La question de l’abolition de la prison

Darragh O’Donoghue, Retour en Normandie, Senses of Cinema, Issue 60, October 2011. Full article online ….It is no coincidence that with Retour en Normandie (Return to Normandy) Philibert should abandon his seemingly “objective” direct cinema approach to produce his most formally complex and self-reflexive film to date. Moi, Pierre Rivière is a docudrama based on …

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Steven James Scott, Foucault’s Room A short film posted on Vimeo Based on Michel Foucault’s stay in Warsaw in the late 50s, Foucault’s Room is a visual exploration of the post-war architecture of Warsaw over a text riddled with innuendos about erotic encounters under close scrutiny by the Communist authorities.