NYC reading group on Birth of Biopolitics

The Foucault Society is pleased to announce our new Seminar Series on Michel Foucault’s The Birth of Biopolitics: Lectures at the College de France, 1978-1979 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2008), to be held November 2008 through June 2009 in New York City.

The first two meetings will be facilitated by Eduardo Mendieta, Professor of Philosophy at Stony Brook University.

First meeting:
Chapter One: “10 January 1979” (pages 1-25)
Thursday, November 13, 2008, 7:00-9:00pm
CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Room 5409

Second meeting:
Chapter Two: “17 January 1979” (pages 27-50)
Thursday, December 5, 7:00-9:00pm
William E. Macaulay Honors College, CUNY, 35 W. 67th St.

See here for complete announcement and description of the seminar.


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