Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Human Condition in the Anthropocene: Dipesh Chakrabarty’s Tanner Lectures

Originally posted on the anthropo.scene:
Two lectures, plus a round table:

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Quarante ans de Surveiller et punir. Colloque international (2015)

Originally posted on Foucault News:
PDF programme Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne Colloque international Quarante ans de Surveiller et punir Institut des sciences juridique et philosophique de la Sorbonne (UMR 8103 CNRS Paris 1) Centre de philosophie contemporaine de la Sorbonne…

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Top posts on Progressive Geographies this week

Foucault and Iran (and Ernst Bloch) – an August 1979 interview newly available in French Michel Foucault on refugees – a previously untranslated interview from 1979 David Harvey, The Ways of the World – new collection forthcoming in February 2016 Eduardo Gudynas, David … Continue reading

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David Harvey, The Ways of the World – new collection forthcoming in February 2016

David Harvey, The Ways of the World – new collection forthcoming in February 2016 [not 2015, sorry]. David Harvey is one of most famous Marxist intellectuals in the past half century, as well as one of the world’s most cited … Continue reading

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The Palgrave Foucault collection: Special discount for Foucault News readers (2015)

Originally posted on Foucault News:
Editor: Palgrave Macmillan have kindly offered a 30% discount to readers of Foucault News on books in their Foucault collection Works included in this collection are The Punitive Society and Michel Foucault: A Research Companion…

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Deleuze: Lettres et autres textes

Originally posted on My Desiring-Machines:
As I understand it, this edition — edited by David Lapoujade — will be available 11/5. From Minuit’s website (my translation into English): Lettres et autres texts (Letters and other texts) is the third and…

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Foucault: the Birth of Power Update 5 – more on his collaborative work and drafting Chapter Two on Théories et institutions pénales

Most of the most recent work on this book project has been on the section of Chapter Two discussing the Nu-Pieds revolts. An analysis of these, and the repression that follows, takes up the first seven lectures of Théories et … Continue reading

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Today’s writing task – beginning work on a preface to Henri Lefebvre’s Marxist Thought and the City

Today’s writing task – beginning work on a preface to Henri Lefebvre’s Marxist Thought and the City, forthcoming in late 2016 with University of Minnesota Press.

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The politics of human shielding: a supplemental essay by Neve Gordon and Nicola Perugini

Neve Gordon and Nicola Perugini on the politics of human shielding – an open site supplement to an essay in Society and Space, open access for a limited time.

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Top posts on Progressive Geographies this week

Eduardo Gudynas, David Harvey, Ecuador and ‘sympathetic colonialism’ – links to Spanish/English versions of both texts The challenge of saying ‘no’ to academic requests Michel Foucault on refugees – a previously untranslated interview from 1979 Eleven thoughts on reading and citing Two posts in … Continue reading

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