Foucault News

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

Roundtable Workshop: Foucault’s Historical Imaginary Despite the enormous influence of Michel Foucault’s thought in the contemporary humanities and social sciences, including in history, and the clearly historical nature of his most widely read works, Foucault’s historical method remains relatively under-explored. We invite you to join Alison Downham Moore (Western Sydney University), Stuart Elden (Warwick University) …

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As the 6th edition of the Workshop on Historical Epistemology – Historical Epistemology and Epistemology of History – could not take place last spring, we have rescheduled it in a new format. We are thus very glad to invite you to the Month of Historical Epistemology! During November 2020, we will hold weekly meetings on Zoom to discuss …

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Foucault franco-allemand : lectures actuelles en dialogue Programme,(PDF, 1,09Mo) 14 octobre 2019 11h-19h Journée organisée par le CEVIPOF, l’Ecole docorale de Sciences po et le Centre Michel Foucault. 11h-13h : Panel 1 : Current work by doctoral students « Foucault’s moral monsters: gender and the reversal of penal norms » Amélie Bescont, Sciences Po, CEVIPOF …

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Critical Work Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought (CCCCT) Friday, April 19 12:15-2:15 pm Join the CCCCT and affiliated scholars on April 19th from 12:15-2:15 to hear about recent and on-going work in the field of critical theory. Scholars at the forefront of such research will present their current projects and discuss with other participants. …

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Appel à Communications/Call for Papers 5èmes Journées d’études sur l’Épistémologie Historique La philosophie des sciences du vivant. Biologie et médecine au prisme de l’épistémologie historique. Paris, 16-17-18 mai 2019 École doctorale de Philosophie ED 280 Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne Institut d’Histoire et de Philosophie des Sciences et des Techniques (UMR 8590, Paris 1/CNRS) Centre de …

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Call for Papers Third Meeting of the Critical Genealogies Workshop website Philevents PDF of call for papers Venue: University of Oregon Eugene, Oregon, United States, United States Date: May 9–11, 2019 The Critical Genealogies Workshop provides a space of collaboration and experimentation for scholars who deploy genealogy in order to investigate problematizations of the contemporary. The purpose …

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