Reform, Abolition, Problematization

  • Kevin Thompson DePaul University

Author Biography

Kevin Thompson, DePaul University
Kevin Thompson is Professor of Philosophy at DePaul University. His areas of specialization are German Idealism, Contemporary French Philosophy, and the history of political theory. He is the author of Hegel’s Theory of Normativity (2019) and the co-editor of Phenomenology of the Political (2000) and Intolerable: Writings from Michel Foucault and the Prisons Information Group (2021). In addition, he has published numerous articles on Kant and Foucault.

References

Foucault, Michel, “Entretien avec Michel Foucault” [1976], in Dits et écrits II, 1976-1988, 140-159. Paris: Quarto Gallimard, 2001. English translation as “Truth and Power,” in Power: Essential Works of Foucault, 1954-1984, Volume 3, ed. James D. Faubion, 111-133. New York: The New Press, 2000.

Foucault, Michel, “Interview de Michel Foucault” [1984], in Dits et écrits II, 1976-1988, 1507-1514. Paris: Quarto Gallimard, 2001. English translation as “Interview with Actes,” in Power: Essential Works of Foucault, 1954-1984, Volume 3, 394-402.

Foucault, Michel, “À propos de la généalogie de l’éthique: aperçu du travail en cours” [1984], in Dits et écrits II, 1976-1988, 1428-1449. Paris: Quarto Gallimard, 2001.

Thompson, Kevin and Perry Zurn, eds., Intolerable: Writings from Michel Foucault and the Prisons Information Group, 1970-1980, trans. Perry Zurn and Erik Beranek. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2021.

Published
2021-12-12
Section
Symposium: Intolerable