Category Archives: Grégoire Chamayou

The twenty-five most important academic books to me from 2013

Not ordered, not comprehensive, and I’m sure I’ve forgotten some – and of course there are those I’ve not yet read or am unaware of… These are all academic books published in 2013, not drawn from all the books I … Continue reading

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Grégoire Chamayou – A Theory of the Drone forthcoming in English

Grégoire Chamayou, A Theory of the Drone is forthcoming in English translation with New Press, publication date of August 2014. It doesn’t appear on the press’s site, but is listed on various online bookstores (i.e. here). I’ve recently read the French … Continue reading

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Books received

Three old Althusser volumes; Eric Hazan’s history of the barricade; the reissue of Lefebvre’s Rhythmanalysis; Chamayou’s Manhunts; and two new books (well, one 2013 and one 2011) by Daniel Heller-Roazen.

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Two reflections on Chamayou’s Manhunts

Jason Read has a post on Grégoire Chamayou’s book Manhunts: A Philosophical History at Unemployed Negativity; James Stanescu picks up on these questions at Critical Animal. [Update, you can read my discussion of this book at The Funambulist]

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Grégoire Chamayou bibliography

Derek Gregory points to an excellent bibliography of works by and on Grégoire Chamayou. Derek’s series of posts on Chamayou continues – see posts seven, eight and nine.

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Grégoire Chamayou – books received

Derek Gregory has discussed Grégoire Chamayou, Théorie du drone in four detailed posts on his Geographical Imaginations blog – here, here, here and here. On the strength of the first two of these I picked up a copy of this book and Chamayou’s … Continue reading

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