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Extraterritorialities in Occupied Worlds – launch event with Zygmunt Bauman, 16 March 2016, Goldsmiths

Launch of the book: Extraterritorialities in Occupied Worlds with Zygmunt Bauman, Maayan Amir and Ruti Sela and Eyal Weizman. The event will be held at the Centre for Research Architecture, Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths, University of London, March, 16 – details here. The launch … Continue reading

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The GIP, the 1972 Nancy prison revolt and the Gauche révolutionnaire – a request for help

I wonder if anyone can help. I am looking for a brochure entitled ‘Révolte à la prison de Charles III de Nancy’, authored by the Groupe d’Information sur les prisons. It appeared as a supplement to Gauche révolutionnaire, no 9, … Continue reading

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Foucault’s Collège de France Lectures @ Columbia

Originally posted on My Desiring-Machines:
An updated website is now live with videos from the first 8 panels, as well as the links to the upcoming livestreams.

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2016 Summer Academy: Intersecting Derrida « London Graduate School

Originally posted on PHILOSOPHY IN A TIME OF ERROR:
This looks to be interesting: 2016 Summer Academy: Intersecting Derrida « London Graduate School

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Books received – Shakespeare, Foucault, Jessop

A pile of recently received books – mainly bought for the Shakespeare project, plus Foucault’s 1980 lectures About the Beginning of the Hermeneutic of the Subject and Bob Jessop’s The State: Past, Present, Future in recompense for review work. The text at the … Continue reading

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Vilna Bashi Treitler on saying ‘no’ to academic requests and the idea of a ‘no’ committee

Vilna Bashi Treitler on saying ‘no’ to academic requests, and the idea of a ‘no committee’. Here’s a key part: Forming a “No Committee” helped me get perspective on my limits. Let me tell you about my No Committee. On … Continue reading

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Leading actors film new Shakespeare Solos series for the Guardian

Leading actors film new Shakespeare Solos series for The Guardian. Adrian Lester as Hamlet, Roger Allum as King Lear, Eileen Atkins as Emilia, and more. The Guardian also has a useful round-up of productions for this 400th anniversary year.

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Michael Hodges on Eyal Weizman‘s Forensic Architecture at Wired UK

Michael Hodges analyses Eyal Weizman‘s Forensic Architecture research agency at Wired UK. Thanks to Derek Gregory’s Geographical Imaginations blog for the link.  

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Allen Scott on Edward Soja in Critical Planning

Allen Scott remembers his friend and colleague Edward Soja in the latest issue of Critical Planning (open access). Here’s the first paragraph: Ed Soja died in the evening of Sunday November 1st, 2015, after an extended illness. His departure represents a … Continue reading

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Brett Christophers – The Great Leveler: Capitalism and Competition in the Court of Law

Brett Christophers, The Great Leveler: Capitalism and Competition in the Court of Law – now published from Harvard University Press. For all the turmoil that roiled financial markets during the Great Recession and its aftermath, Wall Street forecasts once again turned … Continue reading

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