Something is really bugging me, and the frustration of which has been accumulative so I think is related to my subjective constitution (of the order ‘self-discovery’): the description of ‘theory’ as ‘theory’. As a function of pedagogy I have no problems with such a description, and maybe all the below can be simply understood as […]
It appears as if I am going to have to restructure my dissertation. At present it is organised historically from intro, theory chapter, fieldwork, theory chapter, then early to late history of certain dimensions of the scene (1970s, 1980s, 1990s). I shall have to go back to an earlier structure of fieldwork examples followed by […]
Via Infinite Thought I have it. It is watchable. I will have to organise some sort of screening or something. Maybe involving red wine and rampant sloganeering. It is in two parts, so perhaps two screenings, or a whole afternoon.
Another round of notes for Biopolitics reading group. For Maurizio Lazzarato’s essay From Biopower to Biopolitics. We are going to do the first chapter of Foucault’s lectures (biopolitics, territory, security), and Lazzarato’s chapter in Deleuze and the Social next time. Over the fold.
Next round of notes for Biopolitics reading group. For Biopolitical Production chapter of Empire. I incorporate links and references to previous discussions that I have participated in online and an essay of mine that may be relevant. Over the fold. EDIT 16/11/11: I’ve fixed up some of the weird typographical errors that seemed to have […]