Monthly Archives: December 2019

The Routledge Handbook of Henri Lefebvre, The City and Urban Society

The Routledge Handbook of Henri Lefebvre, The City and Urban Society – edited by Michael E. Leary-Owhin and John P. McCarthy The Routledge Handbook of Henri Lefebvre,The City and Urban Society is the first edited book to focus on Lefebvre’s … Continue reading

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A bibliographical curiosity – ‘Michel Foucault’ and a thesis on penicillin

Michael Clark’s Michel Foucault, an Annotated Bibliography: Tool Kit for a New Age includes a curious entry on p. 3: “Sur l’emploi de la pénicilline par voie buccale”, Paris: Université Faculté de médecine, 1952 [?], 56 pages. The title would translate … Continue reading

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A Time for Critique (2019)

Originally posted on Foucault News:
A Time for Critique, Edited by Didier Fassin and Bernard E. Harcourt Columbia University Press, 2019 In a world of political upheaval, rising inequality, catastrophic climate change, and widespread doubt of even the most authoritative…

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Alice Jardine, At the Risk of Thinking: An Intellectual Biography of Julia Kristeva – Bloomsbury, January 2020

Alice Jardine, At the Risk of Thinking: An Intellectual Biography of Julia Kristeva – Bloomsbury, January 2020 At the Risk of Thinking is the first biography of Julia Kristeva–one of the most celebrated intellectuals in the world. Her some fifty books, … Continue reading

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Le dossier sauvage/ The Wild File (2019

Originally posted on Foucault News:
Philippe Artières, Le dossier sauvage, Verticales, Octobre 2019 « Enquêter sur des archives qui auraient été rassemblées par Michel Foucault. Déplier chacune de ses pièces pour suivre la trace d’individus qui se sont retirés du…

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Jane Hutton | Reciprocal Landscapes: Stories of Material Movements

Originally posted on multipliciudades:
Jane Hutton’s Reciprocal Landscapes: Stories of Material Movements, is out with Routledge. I have been following Hutton’s work for a long time and I was eager to read this elaboration of her previous research on the…

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Guillaume Le Blanc on Why Read Foucault’s Confessions of the Flesh Today?  – Critique 13/13

Originally posted on PHILOSOPHY IN A TIME OF ERROR:
In French, here.

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Althusser’s 1963 Presentation of Bourdieu and Passeron – translated and introduced in Theory, Culture & Society

On 6 December 1963 Pierre Bourdieu and Passeron gave a seminar at the Ecole Normale Supérieure. They were introduced by Louis Althusser, and his introduction, translated by Rachel Gomme, along with a commentary by Charlotte Branchu and Derek Robbins has been published in Theory, … Continue reading

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