Monthly Archives: March 2019

Andrea Bagnato, Marco Ferrari and Elisa Pasqual, A Moving Border – Alpine Cartographies of Climate Change, Columbia University Press – and o/a link to my piece

Originally posted on Progressive Geographies:
Andrea Bagnato, Marco Ferrari and Elisa Pasqual, A Moving Border – Alpine Cartographies of Climate Change, Columbia University Press, forthcoming 2019. [now updated with the final cover] This is the book developing from the Italian Limes…

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Being in the World (film)

Originally posted on synthetic zerø:
Being in the World is a 2010 documentary film directed by Tao Ruspoli. The film is based on Martin Heidegger’s philosophy and is inspired by Hubert Dreyfus. It features a number of prominent philosophers. Philosophers…

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Tariq Jazeel and Stephen Legg (eds.), Subaltern Geographies – University of Georgia Press, 2019

Tariq Jazeel and Stephen Legg (eds.), Subaltern Geographies – University of Georgia Press, 2019 Subaltern Geographies is the first book-length discussion addressing the relationship between the historical innovations of subaltern studies and the critical intellectual practices and methodologies of cultural, … Continue reading

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Tips for finishing a PhD

Originally posted on Eye on the World:
As I (Rachel Mc Ardle) have recently finished my PhD, I thought it would be a good opportunity to reflect on some tips which helped me survive the last few months and weeks…

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History of Anthropology theme section – Canguilhem’s Milieu (open access)

History of Anthropology theme section – Canguilhem’s Milieu (open access) Thanks to James Tyner for the link. Special Focus: Canguilhem’s Milieu Today Editors’ Introduction: As Adventurous as Life Gabriel Coren and Cameron Brinitzer The Life of the Milieu Kathleen Stewart … Continue reading

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In Memory of Couze Venn

I was very sorry to hear the news of the death of Couze Venn, earlier this week. Couze was a Professor at Goldsmiths University, and managing editor of Theory, Culture & Society. I first met Couze at a Foucault conference at … Continue reading

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The Birth of Territory coda translated in Iran’s Shargh Daily

The coda from my 2013 book The Birth of Territory (‘Territory as a Political Technology’) is translated in today’s issue of Iran’s Shargh Daily newspaper (the pdf is here). This translation is made by Sahand Sattari, who has also translated some … Continue reading

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Benjamin and Shakespeare symposium, April 6, 2019

Originally posted on Kingston Shakespeare Seminar:
Walter Benjamin and Shakespeare symposium Saturday April 6, 2019 Garrick’s Temple to Shakespeare, Hampton David Garrick built his Shakespeare Temple beside the Thames at Hampton in 1755 as a place where ‘the thinkers of…

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Shakespeare in Philosophy symposia at the Temple 2019

Originally posted on Kingston Shakespeare Seminar:
After last’s summer’s series of days on French theorists, we turn this year to twentieth-century political theology, and to three thinkers whose work has powerfully shaped recent interpretations of Shakespearean theatre. This is our programme:…

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CFP: Baudelaire and Philosophy, 5-6 June 2019, Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought, Goldsmiths, University of London and the Institut Français

Baudelaire and Philosophy: A Conference sponsored by the British Society of Aesthetics 5-6 June 2019, Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought, Goldsmiths, University of London and the Institut Français CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline for submissions: 21 March 2019 INVITED SPEAKERS … Continue reading

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