December 17, 2012 §
Great essay on Foucault and radical politics
This text comes from the website where this essay was published:
The Roundhouse Student Journal Autumn 2011 edition is a collection of articles written and peer reviewed by students who took part in the Critical Theory module in POLIS during the academic year of 2010-11. These articles were originally written as part of the module, they went on to be peer reviewed in association with a student led discussion group and conference which took place in June of 2011.
I came across Oonagh Ryder’s essay on Foucault and radical politics by chance. Her essay offers a really helpful overview of some of the possibilities and problems associated with drawing on Foucault’s work to formulate a radical politics.
December 4, 2012 §
I have published a new blogpost for the Oecumene: Citizenship after Orientalism” project at the Open University, titled “As a citizen of the world…”
December 1, 2012 §
I saw Big Joe Louis play at Ain’t Nothin’ But last night. The man is a genius. Plays the blues like his life depends on it. The devil is at work in the magic produced by his vocal chords. Some great filthy lyrics too. This video doesn’t do him justice.