Foucault News

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

Erick Bengel, A One-Man Show Repackages Michel Foucault for the Age of Trump, November 11, 2019, Hyperallergic This article is part of a series of pieces covering or inspired by the French Institute Alliance Française’s Crossing the Line festival, produced in collaboration with the Arts & Culture MA concentration at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. […] This experimental …

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Performance | The Disorder of Discourse: Restaging a Michel Foucault Lecture Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 7:00 pm Free Because of the radical nature of his work, Michel Foucault’s 1969 appointment to a chair at the prestigious College de France was a watershed moment in French intellectual life. With actor Guillaume Bailliart, Fanny de Chaille proposes …

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The Disorder of Discourse Fanny de Chaillé Michel Foucault Co-presented with The Invisible Dog Art Center and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art US Premiere Tue, Sep 17 at 7pm Wed, Sep 18 at 7pm French philosopher and historian Michel Foucault (1926–1984) is one of the most influential and controversial thinkers of the 20th-century. …

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