Monthly Archives: June 2015

Good advice on ‘A Realistic Summer Writing Schedule’ from The Chronicle

Lots of people have been sharing this good advice on ‘A Realistic Summer Writing Schedule‘ from The Chronicle Vitae. Advertisements

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a sneak preview of the fourth edition of Visual Methodologies

Originally posted on visual/method/culture:
I’ve been working on the fourth edition of Visual Methodologies on and off since January, squeezing it in the gaps between way too many other projects. As a result, it’s rather hard to have…

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Massimo Cacciari, The Witholding Power: An Essay on Political Theology – forthcoming from Bloomsbury

Massimo Cacciari, The Witholding Power: An Essay on Political Theology – forthcoming from Bloomsbury in December 2015. The first English translation of his work, The Witholding Power, offers a fascinating introduction to the thought of Italian philosopher Massimo Cacciari, a … Continue reading

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Pluto Summer Sale – 40% off all books until July 10th

Pluto books sale

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Books received – review work for Verso: Wark, Ross, Sartre, Jameson, Benjamin, Coleman

Two recent translation proposals reviewed for Verso – these books and a few pre-ordered in recompense.

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Derrida’s Second Volume of Death Penalty Lectures to be released in late October

Originally posted on PHILOSOPHY IN A TIME OF ERROR:
I was hoping it would be out in time to grab while in Paris during the middle of next month (it comes out Oct. 31), not least since I’ll be at…

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Theatre, Performance, Foucault! – programme 2015

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Theatre, Performance, Foucault!  One-day symposium hosted by the Theatre, Performance and Philosophy working group of the Theatre and Performance Research Association (TaPRA)  Saturday, 4th July 2015 King’s College London K0.31 Small Committee Room, Strand London UK…

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Books received – Foucault, Lefebvre, Cohen, Parikka, Esposito, Baert, Müller

The 1972 re-edition of Foucault’s Histoire de la folie, and the newly translated Language, Madness and Desire, Lefebvre’s doctoral thesis on the Pyrenees, Jeffrey Jerome Cohen’s Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman, Jussi Parikka’s Geology of Media, Roberto Esposito’s Persons and … Continue reading

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Exercises in the history of ideas: an interview with Stuart Elden — Dale Leorke & Suneel Jethani

Dale Leorke & Suneel Jethani, “Exercises in the history of ideas: an interview with Stuart Elden“. The full version of this interview, which previously appeared in edited form on the Theory, Culture & Society website, is now available as an open-access … Continue reading

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“Before the Punitive Society: The Inquiry of Théories et institutions pénales”, plenary lecture – Discipline and Punish Forty Years On, Nottingham 11 September 2015

Here’s the abstract for my plenary lecture to the Time Served: Discipline and Punish Forty Years On conference, to be held at The Galleries of Justice, Nottingham, 11-12 September 2015. Before the Punitive Society: The Inquiry of Théories et institutions pénales This presentation will … Continue reading

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