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Foucault's History of Sexuality Vol I, 40 years on - theme issue of Cultural History

‘Revisiting The History of Sexuality: Thinking with Foucault at Forty’, theme issue of Cultural History, guest edited by Howard Chiang. Here’s the abstract of the introduction: 114 more words

Biopolitics: Regulation & Discipline in Schools

The following is a short piece I wrote in response to (philosopher) Michel Foucault’s theory of biopower and biopolitics as a form of control and discipline in modern states (for one of my English seminars). 722 more words

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Lost Philosophers Create Lost Sheep

“When Jesus saw the crowds, he had compassion on them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd” Matthew 9:36

Studying the works of Francis Schaeffer (1912-84) for my PhD is proving to be an inspirational exercise.  816 more words

Interview about Foucault's Last Decade on New Books in Critical Theory (audio)

A few weeks ago I was interviewed by Dave O’Brien of Goldsmiths about Foucault’s Last Decade for the New Books in Critical Theory series. The recording is now available as a podcast: … 161 more words

For fans of Japanese animation and manga (comics), Yaoi is one of the most popular taboo words. My introduction sounds oxymoronic to say the least. Still and all, … 763 more words


Esra Erol’u Foucault ile Okumak

Foucault okumak ve özellikle de bir ders dahilinde onu anlatmak oldukça zor bir iş. İktidaryönetimselliksöylemdisiplinitaatkar bedenler1,706 more words

Michel Foucault