Monthly Archives: June 2018

Understanding Henri Lefebvre published in Korean translation (with text of English version of new preface)

My 2004 book Understanding Henri Lefebvre: Theory and the Possible has been published in Korean translation by Kyungsung University Press. My two recent Foucault books are also forthcoming in Korean with Nanjing Publishing House. (If anyone has a link to the … Continue reading

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CFP: Third Meeting of the Critical Genealogies Workshop, Eugene, OR, 9-11 May 2019

Call for Papers: Third Meeting of the Critical Genealogies Workshop University of Oregon in Eugene, OR 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 … Continue reading

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Oliver Mispelhorn on J.K. Gibson-Graham at Progress in Political Economy

Also at Progress in Political Economy, Oliver Mispelhorn on J.K. Gibson-Graham I first became aware of the work of J.K. Gibson-Graham a few years ago, when a friend recommended that I read their seminal work The End of Capitalism (As We Knew … Continue reading

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Adam David Morton on Victor Serge at Progress in Political Economy

Adam David Morton on Victor Serge – a Progress in Political Economy blogpost linked to a new article. One of the most striking features of Victor Serge’s writings has to be the way he captures spatial arbiters that shape the … Continue reading

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Future work and summer plans – Shakespeare, Canguilhem, Lefebvre and back to Foucault

Although the Shakespeare Territories book is coming out in a few months, I’ve been back working on Shakespeare. Initially this was for a summary article of the book’s argument for a short article for Territory, Politics, Governance, which should be … Continue reading

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Books received – Logistical Worlds, Bachelard, Serres, Cremonesi et al, de Beistegui, Strang et al

Logistical Worlds (sent by the publisher), Gaston Bachelard, The Dialectic of Duration, Michel Serres, The Birth of Physics, Laura Cremonesi et al eds, Foucault and the Making of Subjects (all recompense for review work), Miguel de Beistegui, The Government of Desire: A Genealogy of the … Continue reading

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Kingston Shakespeare Series Conference: Shakespeare and Foucault – Garrick’s Temple, Hampton, 23 June 2018

A reminder of the Kingston Shakespeare Series Conference: Shakespeare and Foucault – to be held at Garrick’s Temple, Hampton, on Saturday 23 June 2018. Full details here and programme here. Booking is essential (£20 registration fee). David Garrick built his Shakespeare … Continue reading

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Foucault, Les aveux de la chair reviewed in Spanish (plus links to other news/reviews)

Foucault, Les aveux de la chair is reviewed in Spanish by Agustín Colombo (open access) A roundup of news stories and other pieces – mostly in French and some in English is here. My review essay is on the Theory, Culture and … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Special Issue of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies on ‘Law, Governance and Development: Critical and Heterodox Approaches’

Call for Papers – Special Issue of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies on ‘Law, Governance and Development: Critical and Heterodox Approaches’, co-edited by Mark Toufayan and Siobhán Airey. The myriad legal and policy instruments in the governance of development have shifted … Continue reading

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Pod Save Austria – English version of talk and discussion on ‘Terror and the State of Territory’

I shared the German version of this last week, but the English version is now available online. Pod Save Austria – ‘Terror and the State of Territory’ It begins with a 15 minute talk by me, and then a discussion … Continue reading

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