Monthly Archives: November 2018

Law and Politics in the Anthropocene, Birkbeck, 10 December 2018

Law and Politics in the Anthropocene, Birkbeck, 10 December 2018 Free to attend, but registration required Speakers: Alain Pottage (LSE) / Andreas Philippopoulos-Mihalopoulos (University of Westminster) / Daniel Matthews (University of Hong Kong) / Lilian Moncrieff (University of Glasgow) / … Continue reading

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CFP: Violence, Space and the Archives – NUI Galway, 23-24 May 2019

CFP: Violence, Space and the Archives – National University of Ireland, Galway, 23-24 May 2019 We invite paper submissions from across the disciplinary spectrum for a conference on ‘Violence, Space and the Archives’ to examine the challenges and possibilities presented … Continue reading

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Advance copy of Shakespearean Territories (University of Chicago Press, 2018) received

I’ve just received an advance copy of Shakespearean Territories (University of Chicago Press, 2018). The book has been a long time in production, and the final stages were delayed by paper shortages and printer problems in the US. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Tiago Santos Almeida, Canguilhem e a gênese do possível – Editora LiberArs 2018

Tiago Santos Almeida, Canguilhem e a gênese do possível: Estudio sobre a historicização das ciências [Canguilhem and the genesis of the possible. A study on the historicization of sciences] – Editora LiberArs 2018 Tiago tells me that the Table of contents, Preface … Continue reading

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Stephen Legg and Deena Heath (eds.) South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings – Cambridge UP, 2018

Stephen Legg and Deena Heath (eds.), South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings – Cambridge University Press, 2018 This volume analyses the ways in which the works of one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth … Continue reading

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Adam Bobbette and Amy Donovan (eds.), Political Geology: Active Stratigraphies and the Making of Life – Palgrave 2018

Adam Bobbette and Amy Donovan (eds.), Political Geology: Active Stratigraphies and the Making of Life – Springer 2018. Looks an interesting collection but a great shame about the prohibitive price. This book builds on the enthusiasm for the geological generated … Continue reading

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Cities and colonialism – Royal Academy, 3 December 2018, 6.30pm

Cities and colonialism: The Space of Colonialism – Royal Academy, 3 December 2018, 6.30pm – with Ana Naomi de Sousa, Aya Nasser, Yara Sharif and Léopold Lambert, How have the urban spaces of Lisbon, Cairo and Jerusalem been shaped by colonialism? Join … Continue reading

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Dawn Lyon, What is Rhythmanalysis? – Bloomsbury, November 2018

Dawn Lyon, What is Rhythmanalysis? – Bloomsbury, November 2018 In recent years, there has been growing interest in Henri Lefebvre’s posthumously published volume, Rhythmanalysis. For Lefebvre and subsequent scholars, rhythmanalysis is a research strategy which offers a means of thinking … Continue reading

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Books received – Hollier, Bataille, Monk, Coleman & Agnew, Wahl

Denis Hollier, Le Collège de Sociologie; Georges Bataille, Choix de Lettres, 1917-1962; the first volume of Ray Monk’s life of Bertrand Russell, the new Theory, Culture & Society, the Handbook on the Geographies of Power, edited by Mat Coleman and … Continue reading

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Nancy Luxon (ed.), Archives of Infamy: Foucault on State Power in the Lives of Ordinary Citizens – U Minnesota Press, 2019

Nancy Luxon (ed.), Archives of Infamy: Foucault on State Power in the Lives of Ordinary Citizens – University of Minnesota Press, 2019 Expanding the insights of Arlette Farge and Michel Foucault’s Disorderly Families into policing, public order, (in)justice, and daily … Continue reading

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