Foucault Among the Classicists, Again

Brendan Boyle

Abstract


Foucault’s posthumously-published late work on epimeleia heautou might inaugurate a new partnership between classicists and Foucault. This work, however, has been misconstrued in recent classical scholarship, an important instance of which I consider here. I remedy the errors of one of Foucault’s classical interpreters; diagnose the reasons for the errors; and briefly suggest the transformative potential of Foucault’s work for students of antiquity.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22439/fs.v0i13.3462



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