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Le foucaldien will open a special collection on „Critical Genealogies“ in 2019

We are happy to announce that Le foucaldien will be publishing selected papers developed out of the upcoming Critical Genealogies Workshop. The workshop provides a space of collaboration and experimentation for scholars who deploy genealogy in order to investigate significant problematizations of the contemporary. The workshop series perfectly meets Le foucaldien’s aspiration to go along and beyond Foucauldian lines.

Neu in Le foucaldien: Philipp Sarasin bespricht Les aveux de la chair

Aveux de la chair

The forth volume of Foucault’s Histoire de la sexualité, only recently edited by Frédéric Gros, sets the keystone not only to his „history of sexuality,“ but to his entire work. Though the reading of the book with all its scholarly details of early Christian theology might appear quite challenging, it reveals clearly how Foucault’s own thinking has changed from 1977 onwards…

Durch die Nacht mit… Foucault

Michel Foucault (1962)

Bislang wusste man nur wenig über Michel Foucaults einjährigen Aufenthalt in Hamburg in den Jahren 1959 und 1960. Ein Essay von Rainer Nicolaysen, den der foucaultblog mit freundlicher Genehmigung des Autors zur Verfügung stellen darf, bringt nun erstmals Licht in diese interessante und wichtige Etappe von Foucaults Werdegang…