Category Archives: Georges Canguilhem

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

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Georges Canguilhem, transmission d’une pensée : des archives aux Œuvres complètes – CAPHÉS, Paris, 14 March 2019

Georges Canguilhem, transmission d’une pensée : des archives aux Œuvres complètes – CAPHÉS, Paris, 14 March 2019 Jeudi 14 mars 2019 — École normale supérieure, 29, rue d’Ulm, salle 236 (2e étage), 75005 Paris — 17h à 19h 30 Intervenants : Jean-François Braunstein, Camille Limoges, … Continue reading

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Stuart Elden, Canguilhem – Polity Key Contemporary Thinkers series, now published

My study of George Canguilhem for Polity’s Key Contemporary Thinkers series is now released in the UK in both hardback and paperback. It should be available in North America and worldwide over the next couple of months. Although it is … Continue reading

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The Early Foucault Update 24: textual comparisons and archive work at BnF, CAPHÉS and IMEC

Since the last update I have been continuing to work on several different aspects of the work for both The Early Foucault and a planned book on the 1960s. Initially I finished up the work comparing the 1954 text Maladie mentale … Continue reading

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2018 in review – publications, talks, other academic stuff, and looking ahead to 2019

My book Shakespearean Territories was published by University of Chicago Press right at the end of the year, although it doesn’t seem to be available everywhere just yet. A journal article previewing some of the book’s arguments appeared as “Why Should … Continue reading

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My favourite academic books of 2018

My favourite academic books of 2018. As with previous years – 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 – these are shaped by my interests, books that are sent to me, ones from publishers I review for, etc. etc. I’ve not read all the … Continue reading

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Tiago Santos Almeida, Canguilhem e a gênese do possível – Editora LiberArs 2018

Tiago Santos Almeida, Canguilhem e a gênese do possível: Estudio sobre a historicização das ciências [Canguilhem and the genesis of the possible. A study on the historicization of sciences] – Editora LiberArs 2018 Tiago tells me that the Table of contents, Preface … Continue reading

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The Early Foucault Update 21: Pushing Gravel Uphill

Just over two years ago, while I was having something to eat in Pasadena, before a conference on Early Modern Literary Geographies, I sketched out how a pair of books on Foucault’s work up until 1969 might look. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Georges Canguilhem, Œuvres complètes Tome V : Histoire des sciences, épistémologie, commémorations 1966-1995 – finally published!

Georges Canguilhem, Œuvres complètes Tome V : Histoire des sciences, épistémologie, commémorations 1966-1995 was originally due to appear in January 2018. It slipped many times – to March, May, September and finally October. A copy should now be on its way… … Continue reading

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Cover design, endorsements and preorder details for Stuart Elden, Canguilhem – Polity, 2019

I’m pleased to share the cover design of my forthcoming book Canguilhem (Polity, 2019). It’s part of the Key Contemporary Thinkers series and is available to preorder from Wiley in ebook, paperback and hardcover. The book is due for publication in February … Continue reading

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