Monthly Archives: March 2019

Forthcoming translations of Althusser – History and Imperialism (Polity) and Lessons on Rousseau (Verso)

Forthcoming translations of Althusser from Polity and Verso History and Imperialism: Writings 1964-1988, translated by G.M. Goshgarian, Polity, October 2019 Writings on History brings together a selection of texts by Louis Althusser dating from 1963 to 1986, including essays, a … Continue reading

Posted in Jean Jacques Rousseau, Louis Althusser, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

David Farrell Krell, “Derrida, Heidegger, and the Magnetism of the Trakl House” (on Derrida’s Geschlecht III – video)

And while we’re on that theme – David Farrell Krell, “Derrida, Heidegger, and the Magnetism of the Trakl House” (on Derrida’s Geschlecht III – video)

Posted in David Farrell Krell, Jacques Derrida, Martin Heidegger, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Sex, Race, Nation, Humanity: Derrida’s Geschlecht III (Goldsmiths, April 8-9, 2019)

Sex, Race, Nation, Humanity: Derrida’s Geschlecht III (Goldsmiths, April 8-9, 2019) Sex, Race, Nation, Humanity: Derrida’s Geschlecht III A Conference on a Newly Re-discovered Text April 8-9, 2019 Richard Hoggart Building 137a, Goldsmiths, University of London This two-day conference focuses on a … Continue reading

Posted in Jacques Derrida, Martin Heidegger, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

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…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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…

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

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…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Georges Canguilhem, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Couze Venn, Theory, Culture and Society, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Kostas Axelos, Territory, The Birth of Territory, Uncategorized | Leave a comment