The Passion of Michel Foucault
Based on extensive new research and a bold interpretation of the man and his texts, The Passion of Michel Foucault is a startling look at one of this century's most influential philosophers. It chronicles every stage of Foucault's personal and professional odyssey, from his early interest in dreams to his final preoccupation with sexuality and the nature of personal identity.
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This piece of information supposedly came as a rude shock to Foucault's mother,
sister, and brother—and also to Daniel Defert, the philosopher's longtime
companion. The family, according to this source, demanded that the cause of
death be ...
The decision by Ewald and Defert to include all of Foucault's interviews as an
integral part of his oeuvre is one that I agree with. ... I know that several of
Foucault's intimates—Daniel Defert, for one—regard Eribon's work as deeply
Daniel Defert, interviewed by Adam Block, October, 1989; Block, an American
journalist, kindly supplied me with a tape of his interview (which was primarily
about Defert's work with AIDES). 69. See Libération (30 June–l July 1984), p. 18.
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THE PASSION OF MICHEL FOUCAULTUser Review - Kirkus
Revelatory, well-written account of the controversial life and writings of French historian and philosopher Foucault. Miller (``Democracy is in the Streets'', 1987, etc.) makes it clear from the start ... Read full review
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Foucault has been acclaimed as one of France's most influential and certainly controversial 20th-century philosophers. Miller has thoroughly researched and presented Foucault's intellectual journey ... Read full review
THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR
WAITING FOR GODOT
THE HEART LAID BARE
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