Foucault News

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

Confluence Concourse: Call for Publication: Special Issue on “Political Genealogy after Foucault” Genealogy is now accepting submissions for a Special Issue on the theme, “Political Genealogy After Foucault.” Inspired by the work of Michel Foucault, this issue invites essays from scholars employing political genealogy as a methodology and model of theoretical inquiry representing a wide range …

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Nudges: Better choices?, The Tocqueville Review/La revue Tocqueville, Volume 37, Number 1, 2016. Special issue. Nudges:Better choices? Introduction Malik Bozzo-Rey, Anne Brunon-Ernst, and Arnaud Van Waeyenberge, (Membres du French Nudge Project) Brief excerpt Nudges en questions L’ouvrage Nudge de Cass Sunstein et Richard Thaler1 est singulier à plusieurs titres : il est en effet rare …

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CALL FOR PAPERS materiali foucaultiani journal / Associazione italiana Walter Benjamin Foucault and Benjamin Materiali foucaultiani journal and the Italian Association “Walter Benjamin” launch a call for papers dedicated to a comparison between Walter Benjamin and Michel Foucault. MF journal proposes to open up new research pathways that jointly crisscross the works of Benjamin and Foucault, beyond the …

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Michel Foucault « Un très beau feu d’artifice » Critique 2016/12 (n° 835) Présentation En 1978, devant des étudiants californiens, Michel Foucault rêvait à haute voix de « livres bombes » : ils ne tueraient personne, mais « disparaîtraient peu de temps après qu’on les aurait lus ou utilisés ». La philosophie comme Mission impossible …

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Special Section: Foucault and religion: Critical engagements (2017), Critical Research on Religion, Volume 5, Issue 2, August 2017 Contents A genealogy of critique: From parrhesia to prophecy Tom Boland, Paul Clogher First Published February 10, 2017; pp. 116–132 Reexamining Foucault on confession and obedience: Peter Schaefer’s Radical Pietism as counter-conduct Elisa Heinämäki First Published May …

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The Southern Journal of Philosophy, Special Issue: Critical Histories of the Present, September 2017, Volume 55, Issue Supplement S1. Pages 1–209 Editor’s Introduction: Critical Histories of the Present (pages 5–6) Verena Erlenbusch Overcoming “The Present Limits of the Necessary”: Foucault’s Conception of a Critique (pages 7–24) Tuomo Tiisala Comments on Tuomo Tiisala, “Overcoming ‘The Present …

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Le foucaldien. Open access journal along Foucauldian lines Volume 3 – Issue 1 – 2017 About this Journal The peer-reviewed open access journal Le foucaldien publishes interdisciplinary research along the lines of the philosopher and historian Michel Foucault (1926–1984) in English, German, and French. The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy credits Foucault with being “the author most frequently cited in the humanities” at …

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materiali foucaultiani volume V, number 9-10 (January-December 2016) Open access Essays by Domingo Fernández Agis, Gianvito Brindisi, Mathieu Corteel, Giulia Guadagni, Manlio Iofrida, Valentina Moro, Maria Muhle TABLE OF CONTENTS Soggettivazione e assoggettamento: tra le maglie del soggetto (pp. 3-7) Laura Cremonesi, Orazio Irrera, Daniele Lorenzini, Martina Tazzioli Biopolitical Life and Its Milieu. Between Self-Preservation …

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Andrew Dilts and Perry Zurn (eds), Challenging the Punitive Society, Carceral Notebooks, Volume 12, 2016, General Editor: Bernard E. Harcourt. This special edition which is just out of Carceral Notebooks is available open access online or can be ordered as a printed book. See also this announcement on Andrew T. Dilt’s blog. TABLE OF CONTENTS …

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