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Foucault’s Last Decade – Update 12

After what has felt like a long break from working on this book, I’ve begun writing again. Some of this was during a recent trip to Ghana. 550 more words

Michel Foucault

Postcolonial Governmentality Workshop


Postcolonial Governmentality Workshop
25-26th September 2014, University of Bristol                                                          Postcolonial Governmentality: Theory, Sites and Practices

This workshop was inspired by the need for further collaboration between academics to understand how both governmentality and postcolonial approaches are key to understanding contemporary governance. 478 more words

Michel Foucault

Narrative Therapy-The One (and a half) Page Introduction

These are notes from a presentation to North Harbour Living Without Violence (4 July 2014), an organisation based in Auckland, New Zealand working to end domestic violence. 711 more words


Foucauldian Power Plays: "Arnoldian"

I’ve read and reread Matthew Arnold many times now. I’m reviewing *Culture and Anarchy* again today. For all his faults, I am more convinced than ever that Arnold gets a bum rap from American cultural (and intellectual) historians. 47 more words

De geboorte van het neoliberalisme

Een beetje kritische blik laat zien dat ‘systeem en staat’ ons venijniger in het keurslijf van hun controle houden en meer fascistoïde trekken vertonen dan we durven denken. 177 more words