Foucault News

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

17th Annual Meeting of the Foucault Circle Loyola-Marymount University Los Angeles, CA March 23-25, 2017 Thursday 23 March 4:00-4:45 Foucault Circle Welcome 5:00-7:15 Film Screening of “Sur les toits” and Roundtable Discussion with director Nicolas Drolc Moderator: Andrew Dilts 7:15-8:15 Reception with Filmmaker Friday 24 March 8:30-9:00 Coffee/Tea, Light Breakfast 9:00-10:15 Moderator: Anthony Ristow 1. …

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MARCO DÍAZ MARSÁ, Ley y ser, Derecho y ontología crítica en Foucault (1978-1984) Editorial: Escolar y Mayo Año de publicación: 2016. País de publicación: España Ficha Indice “Sorprende descubrir en este libro una lectura de Foucault muy a contracorriente de lo habitual. Muchos se extrañarán de comprobar hasta qué punto, para Foucault, el cuidado de …

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Daniele Lorenzini Martina Tazzioli, Confessional Subjects and Conducts of Non-Truth: Foucault, Fanon, and the Making of the Subject, Theory, Culture and Society, First Published January 1, 2016 Full article available online Abstract This article puts Michel Foucault and Frantz Fanon into dialogue in order to explore the relationships between the constitution of subjects and the …

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Journée d’étude “Foucault est-il incontournable pour les études de genre ?” Samedi 4 février 2017 9h15 – 17h Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, UFR de Philosophie 17 rue de la Sorbonne, Paris 5e Salle Halbwachs (escalier C, 1er étage) 9h15 – Sandra Laugier & Daniele Lorenzini (philosophie, Paris 1) : Accueil 9h30 – Pascale Molinier (psychologie …

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‘Society Must Be Defended’ By Scott Jaschik January 16, 2017, Inside Higher Ed Anthropologists and other scholars plan read-in of Michel Foucault to mark inauguration of Donald Trump. Many groups of scholars and writers are planning teach-ins or readings for Friday, the day Donald J. Trump will be inaugurated as president of the United States. …

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Michel Foucault fridge magnet for sale from Present Indicative French philosopher and theorist Michel Foucault makes an interesting magnet. a truly thoughtful gift this magnet also doubles as a finger puppet. Measures 10cm tall. A fridge Magnet which is also a finger puppet. Present Indicative is the sister site of The Literary Gift Company. The …

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Avelino, N. Confissão e normatividade política: controle da subjetividade e produção do sujeito (2017) Revista Brasileira de Ciências Sociais, 32 (93), pp. 1-22. DOI: 10.17666/329304/2017 Full PDF available in Portuguese Abstract This article discusses the displacement in Foucault’s analysis of confession, trying to demonstrate how the focus of analysis goes from mandatory language forms to …

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Nildo Avelino, Foucault e a racionalidade (neo)liberal, (2016) Revista Brasileira de Ciência Política, 21, pp. 229-286. Avelino, N. Foucault and (neo)liberal rationality DOI: 10.1590/0103-335220162107 Full PDF available in Portuguese Resumo O artigo aborda o debate em torno da reflexão de Michel Foucault acerca do liberalismo e do neoliberalismo. Apresenta de maneira critica alguns trabalhos recentes, …

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