Tags » Michel Foucault

The GIP, the 1972 Nancy prison revolt and the Gauche révolutionnaire - a request for help

I wonder if anyone can help. I am looking for a brochure entitled ‘Révolte à la prison de Charles III de Nancy’, authored by the Groupe d’Information sur les prisons. 264 more words

The Original & The Regular

Arquaeology of Knowledge

First, when starting a discourse one starts by describing the object.

Classified is to delimit the groups and the domain (e.g. a disciplines) in which the discourse is established. 126 more words

CTSatLCC reblogged this on Design & Cultural Meaning and commented:

"Is a ‘new notion’ made of pure regularity? Where is the discourse?"

Bristol Conference Roundup

Well, belatedly I come to reflecting on the results of our fantastic first conference. Topically we covered a huge amount of ground in both ancient Stoic and modern conceptual terms. 270 more words

French Scholarship

Books received - Shakespeare, Foucault, Jessop

A pile of recently received books – mainly bought for the Shakespeare project, plus Foucault’s 1980 lectures About the Beginning of the Hermeneutic of the Subject… 29 more words

Biblical Interpretation and the “homosexuality” debate

By Lee Karl Palo

© 2016 Lee Karl Palo


The following is a brief handout I made for my Sunday-school class at Coupeville UMC… 787 more words

Franz Xaver Messerschmidt: The Tension of Opposites

On the occasion of the 280th anniversary of Messerschmidt’s birthday (Feb 6th, 1736), here’s an appreciation I originally wrote after a visit to an exhibition of his work in Paris in 2012. 1,355 more words

18th Century

Mitchell Dean "Demonic Societies"

Dean, Mitchell 2001. “Demonic Societies”: Liberalism, Biopolitics, and Sovereignty. – Hansen, Thomas Blom; Stepputat, Finn (eds). States of Imagination. Ethnographic Explorations of the Postcolonial State… 1,246 more words