University of Paris VII (I think that's it?) has Frederic Gros, who has
edited and transcribed the lectures for 82, 83 and 84. A respected French
scholar on Foucault.
There is also Michel Senellart, but I forget where he works.
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 4:58 PM, David McInerney <vagabond@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> This is an interesting problem.
> You would perhaps be best to speak to someone in France about it.
> I'm not sure that there are people in France who spend their whole
> lives studying Foucault - perhaps he's just not that exotic to
> them? Pierre Macherey for example has written important essays
> Foucault, but his main interest is in Spinoza, and he seems to have
> written at least as much on Canguilhem (who I believe supervised both
> him and Foucault) as on Foucault. He is retired now but maybe
> someone at his university (Lille III) is also working on Foucault.
> If you are comfortable speaking and writing in French you might try
> there. I know of at least two people from English-speaking countries
> who studied there with him in the 1990s.
> Here's his website: http://stl.recherche.univ-lille3.fr/
> On 13/05/2009, at 2:06 AM, <goran.gaber@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I was wondering if anyone could help me with the following problem:
> > while browsing through post-graduate "brochures" of French
> > universities, especially that of EHESS's department of Political
> > Science (who's research centre is named Raymond Aron - I am well
> > aware of that) I could not find anyone (meaning professors) whose
> > work would primarily deal with Michel Foucault (I have browsed
> > through JSTOR, SAGE and persee.fr).
> > The question is therefore the following: is the university
> > Vincennes-St.Denis »the (only) place« in France where foucauldian
> > research is being conducted or has it become (because of it's
> > »nature«) so dispersed that it is everywhere yet nowhere…?
> > If someone could direct me to some/one/place with usefull
> > information it would be greatelly appreciated.
> > Best Regards, Goran Gaber
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