Foucault Against Himself by François Caillat,Leo Bersani,Georges Didi-Huberman ,Arlette

By François Caillat,Leo Bersani,Georges Didi-Huberman ,Arlette Farge,Geoffroy de Lagasnerie

In his deepest existence, in addition to in his paintings and political attitudes, Michel Foucault usually stood in contradiction to himself, in particular whilst his expansive rules collided with the associations during which he labored. In Francois Caillat's provocative selection of essays and interviews according to his French documentary of an analogous identify, major modern critics and philosophers reframe Foucault's legacy as a way to construct new methods of puzzling over his fight opposed to society's mechanisms of domination, demonstrating how clash in the self lies on the middle of Foucault's lifestyles and work.

Includes a foreword written particularly for this version via Paul Rabinow, Professor of Anthropology on the collage of California (Berkeley) and an influential author at the works of Foucault; he's the co-editor of The crucial Foucault.

Foucault opposed to Himself gains essays and interviews by:

Leo Bersani, American Professor Emeritus of French on the college of California (Berkeley) and the writer of Homos;

Georges Didi-Huberman, French thinker and paintings historian; his most up-to-date publication is Gerhard Richter: Pictures/Series

Arlette Farge, French historian and the writer of The attract of the Archives;

Geoffroy de Lagasnerie, French thinker and the writer of La derniere lecon de Michel Foucault.


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