Monthly Archives: August 2021

Acid Horizon podcast: ‘Foucault (With Hair)’ – discussion of The Early Foucault

Acid Horizon podcast: ‘Foucault (With Hair)’ – discussion of The Early Foucault On this episode, Adam and Will are joined by Stuart Elden to discuss his latest book, The Early Foucault. We discuss the academic experiences and personal relationships that were … Continue reading

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Paul Ricoeur, Politics, Economy, and Society: Writings and Lectures – translated by Kathleen Blamey, Polity, Sept 2021

Paul Ricoeur, Politics, Economy, and Society: Writings and Lectures – translated by Kathleen Blamey, Polity, Sept 2021 The philosophy of Paul Ricoeur is rarely viewed through the lens of political philosophy, and yet questions of power, and of how to live … Continue reading

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Books received – Hill, Barthes, King, Chamayou, Keltner, Clark & Szerszynski, Nail

Some books in recompense for review work for Polity, Thomas Nail’s Theory of the Earth, sent by Stanford, and Samantha Rose Hill’s Hannah Arendt.

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Sudhir Chella Rajan, A Social Theory of Corruption: Notes from the Indian Subcontinent – Harvard University Press, 2020

Sudhir Chella Rajan, A Social Theory of Corruption: Notes from the Indian Subcontinent – Harvard University Press, 2020 A social theory of grand corruption from antiquity to the twenty-first century. In contemporary policy discourse, the notion of corruption is highly … Continue reading

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Matthew Fuller and Eyal Weizman, Investigative Aesthetics: Conflicts and Commons in the Politics of Truth – Verso, August 2021

Matthew Fuller and Eyal Weizman, Investigative Aesthetics: Conflicts and Commons in the Politics of Truth – Verso, August 2021 Today, artists are engaged in investigation. They probe corruption, human rights violations, environmental crimes and technological domination. At the same time, … Continue reading

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