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Tag Archives: Foucault

Sovereignty and the Human: Exploring Bataille’s Accursed Share Project

[Again] and UWE Philosophy, Bristol, April 25th 2014   Keynote speakers confirmed:   Prof. Howard Caygill (CRMEP Kingston University) Prof. Scott Wilson (Kingston University) Georges Bataille is surely one of … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

Localism, Care and the “Third Way”

As inaugural instalment of a series of measures to turn David Cameron’s Big Society agenda into reality, in November 2011 the coalition government passed the Localism Act, with the aim … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Thoughts on ground and neoliberalism

In the interview, Catherine Malabou talks of “a lack inscribed within grounding itself” and also of “the ground is that it is itself groundless”, a concept from Heidegger’s The Principle … Continue reading

October 18, 2012 · 3 Comments