The Foucault Society at CSA (March 18; Berkeley)
The Foucault Society at CSA
We are pleased to announce that the Foucault Society will sponsor a panel at the Cultural Studies Association’s annual conference, which will be held on March 18-20, 2010, at the University of California, Berkeley.
**Critical Perspectives on Foucault’s The Birth of Biopolitics**
This panel presents recent scholarly work by participants in the Foucault Society’s 2008-09 Seminar Series on Michel Foucault’s The Birth of Biopolitics.
Thursday, March 18, 2:00-3:45pm. (Session 2, T2-J)
Chair: Michael Jolley (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
Jeff Bussolini (College of Staten Island, CUNY), “The Role of Husserlian Phenomenology in the Genesis of German Ordoliberalism”
Aaron Weeks (The Graduate Center, CUNY), “Foucault and Freudo-Marxism: Contextualizing The Birth of Biopolitics“
Rachel Schiff (The Graduate Center, CUNY), “Subjectivity and Governance in Childrearing Discourse”
Jonathan Cutler (Wesleyan University), “Foucault, Deleuze and the Politics of Real Subsumption”
Abstracts have been posted on the Foucault Society’s Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=12929420844
For more information about the CSA conference, or to register, go to: http://www.csaus.pitt.edu/conference/index.php/conference/eighth_CSA
The Foucault Society’s 2008-09 Seminar Series was supported by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities (www.nyhumanities.org).
About the Foucault Society: The Foucault Society is an independent, non-profit educational organization offering a variety of forums dedicated to critical study of the ideas of Michel Foucault (1926-1984) within a contemporary context. The Foucault Society is a 501 (c) (3) recognized public charity. As such donations are tax deductible under section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code.
Website: www.foucaultsociety.org (Sorry — not recently updated.)
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