hello all:

I would like to announce that the latest issue of Foucault Studies is out, with a special section on Foucault and Disability.


this issue includes:

Special Issue: New Work on Foucault and Disability

New Work on Foucault and Disability: An Introductory Note
Shelley Tremain        4-6

This Is What a Historicist and Relativist Feminist Philosophy of Disability Looks Like
Shelley Tremain        7-42

Desiring Disability Differently: Neoliberalism, Heterotopic Imagination and Intra-corporeal Reconfigurations
Kelly Fritsch        43-66

Genealogies of Disability in Global Governance: A Foucauldian Critique of Disability and Development
Xuan-Thuy Nguyen        67-83

Neoliberalism and Disability: The Possibilities and Limitations of a Foucauldian Critique
Scott Yates        84-107

Historical Epistemology as Disability Studies Methodology: From the Models Framework to Foucault’s Archaeology of Cure
Aimi Hamraie        108-134


Foucault on Ethics and Subjectivity: ‘Care of the Self’ and ‘Aesthetics of Existence’
Daniel Smith        135-150

State Racism and the Paradox of Biopower
Elisa Fiaccadori        151-171

Political Technique, the Conflict of Umori, and Foucault’s Reading of Machiavelli in Sécurité, Territoire, Population
Sean Erwin        172-190

Alea Capta Est: Foucault’s Dispositif and Capturing Chance
Nick Hardy        191-216


Standing Vigil for the Day to Come
Elise Woodard,        Robert Harvey        217-223


Sam Binkley
Associate Professor of Sociology,
Emerson College



Sam Binkley
Associate Professor of Sociology,
Emerson College