Foucault News

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

Then & Now Published on May 30, 2019 In this introduction to Foucault I look at the poststructuralist philosopher’s influences and context (Nietzsche, Levi-Strauss & Sartre, among others), and summarise his position through his three most influential works, The Order of Things, Discipline and Punish, and The History of Sexuality. Foucault’s thought takes two approaches …

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Catherine M. Soussloff discusses her book Foucault on Painting, This Is Not A Pipe Podcast, April 25, 2019 Catherine M. Soussloff discusses her book Foucault on Painting with Chris Richardson. Soussloff, Professor of Art History, Visual Art & Theory, University of British Columbia and Professor Emeritus, University of California, Santa Cruz is the author of Foucault …

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Institut français de recherche sur le Japon Published on Jun 18, 2018 Conférence donnée à la Maison franco-japonaise le 21 mai 2018 Conférenciers : Mathieu POTTE-BONNEVILLE (ENS Lyon, Institut français), Patrice MANIGLIER (univ. Paris Nanterre) Modérateur: Mathieu CAPEL (UMIFRE 19- MFJ) Dans la préface qu’il rédige en 1972, pour la réédition de son Histoire de …

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