Category Archives: Conferences

Foucault, the Archive and the Writing of Intellectual History – audio of lecture

At the end of June I gave the plenary lecture to my Warwick department’s annual conference. It was entitled ‘Foucault, the Archive and the Writing of Intellectual History’, and discussed the writing of the two books Foucault’s Last Decade and … Continue reading

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‘Critical Histories of the Present’, Spindel conference, University of Memphis, 16-17 September 2016

My next visiting talk – and my first overseas talk in over a year – will be at ‘Critical Histories of the Present‘, the 35th Spindel conference, University of Memphis, 16-17 September 2016. My talk is under the title of ‘Foucault and … Continue reading

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The Arts of Logistics – Queen Mary, London, 3-4 June 2016

The Arts of Logistics, 3 & 4 June 2016 Queen Mary University of London Keynotes: Deborah Cowen & Alberto Toscano “The Arts of Logistics” brings together scholars, activists, and artists from across the humanities and social sciences to interrogate how social … Continue reading

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CFP Authority & Political Technologies 2016: Biopolitical Matters June 13-14, Warwick

Authority & Political Technologies 2016: Biopolitical Matters Warwick University June 13th-14th  – abstract submission deadline May 13th Key Notes: Kathryn Yusoff (Queen Mary) ‘Geopower: biopolitics and matter after life’ Celia Lury (Warwick) ‘Better than you: a topological imaginary’ Didier Fassin (Princeton IAS) ‘The … Continue reading

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Jerry Brotton to give Inaugural Denis Cosgrove Lecture in the GeoHumanities, June 16th, 2016, Royal Geographical Society

To celebrate its launch, the new Centre for the GeoHumanities at Royal Holloway University of London is hosting the inaugural Denis Cosgrove Lecture in the GeoHumanities on the evening of June 16th, 2016, at the Royal Geographical Society (with the … Continue reading

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Warwick Graduate Conference in Political Geography, 18-19-20 May 2016 programme

The next Warwick Graduate Conference in Political Geography will be held at the University of Warwick on 19-20 May, 2016, with a screening and discussion of Sur les toits the evening before. The topic of this year’s conference is: “(Dis)Assembling state spaces: Conceptualising … Continue reading

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Kanthropology – CRMEP Graduate Conference 19-20 May 2016

Kanthropology – CRMEP Graduate Conference, Kingston University, 19-20 May 2016 “The mainstream marginalization of Kant’s anthropological writings, in part due to their racist content, arguably makes philosophy ill-equipped to think some of today’s most pressing concerns, notably with regard to … Continue reading

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Autumn and Winter 2016-17 talks – Foucault, Shakespeare and Terrain

My attempt at keeping the diary clear of talks between January and September this year is just about holding. The last seminar I gave was on Foucault and health research and activism in January, and with the exception of three small … Continue reading

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London Review of International Law annual lecture 2017

I will be giving the London Review of International Law annual lecture in 2017. As the invitation said: Just to put this in some kind of context, the previous Annual Lectures have been delivered by Judith Butler (‘Human Shields’), Sheila Jasanoff … Continue reading

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New York and London launch events for Extraterritorialities in Occupied Worlds

Details of the two launch events for the Extraterritorialities in Occupied Worlds collection, edited by Maayan Amir and Ruti Sela as part of the Exterritory Project. The book is available for a low-cost download or print-on-demand, and in time will … Continue reading

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