From: "Nathan Goralnik" <rhizome85@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 1 Feb 2001 01:16:47 -0700
> > First, what exactly is Bio-Power and where can I read about it. I
> > think I have gathered that it is generally the medical categorization
> > of life or perhaps just valuing life. Furthermore we have evidence
> > from a man named Bernauer talking about how Bio-Power creates the
> > possibility for the annihilation of the human race. I would like to
> > know why that is.
Bernauer argues that the atomic bomb completed the circle of bio-power
because the terrifying invention of humanism finally returned to plague the
inventor. I think Foucault MIGHT be getting at this when he says that the
taking of human life as a political object put humankind's existence in
For post-structuralist analyses of privacy, it really depends on the type of
privacy you're dealing with. Please discuss this with me privately.