Foucault News

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

Anthony Alessandrini, “Rescuing the Revolution from Its Outcomes”, Journal of the Society for Contemporary Thought and the Islamicate World, March 23 2017 Part of a Book Symposium on Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi’s Foucault in Iran: Islamic Revolution after the Enlightenment, University of Minnesota Press, 2016, 272 pp., $27.00 US (pbk), ISBN 9780816699490. Full PDF Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi’s Foucault …

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The Colonial and Settler Studies Research Network and The Centre for Critical Human Rights Research present Biopolitics: An Interdisciplinary Roundtable How and in what ways is the body a site of intervention for power in colonial and postcolonial situations? How do race and gender affect modes of governmentality and representation? This roundtable considers these and …

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Foucault and May 1968 Published on 18 Jun 2015 François Ewald (CNAM), Bernard Harcourt (Columbia Law School, Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought), and Jesús R. Velasco (LAIC Chair, Columbia University) delve into the influences and effects of Michel Foucault’s lectures at the College de France, Penal Theories and Institutions (1971-1972). The panelists explore how …

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When NOV 18, 2014 | 7PM Where Albertine Books 972 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10075 Further info Livestream link On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the death of Michel Foucault, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the Collège International de Philosophie present Minds in Migration: a series of lively debates …

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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

Michel Foucault. Philosophe et militant.   Michel Foucault. Philosophe et militant. Spectacles, projections, conférences et tables rondes autour de la pensée de Michel Foucault à Poitiers du 25 au 28 mars 2013. Présentation du programme : Le TAP –Théâtre et auditorium de Poitiers – a conjugué ses forces avec celles de l’Université de Poitiers pour concevoir …

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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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