Foucault News

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

Nadieszda Kizenko, Good for the Souls, A History of Confession in the Russian Empire, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2021 Audio interview with the author on the New Books Network From the moment that Tsars as well as hierarchs realized that having their subjects go to confession could make them better citizens as well as better Christians, …

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“In the Stubborn, Bright Sun of Polish Liberty”: Foucault in Warsaw with Remigiusz Ryziński and Sean Bye, Outsider Theory, August 2021 Podcast discussion About this Episode “Foucault in Warsaw,” just out in English translation from Open Letter Books, is a fascinating investigation of the time Michel Foucault spent as a cultural attaché in Warsaw in …

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The Politics of Time: Beyond Spatial Issues of Politics in MOS (Management and Organisation Studies) Discussion starts at 5 minutes 50 ESSEC Business School Panel I: “The Politics of Time: Beyond Spatial Issues of Politics in MOS” Politics and power are much more explored in and through space than time. Is it a Foucauldian legacy? …

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