Michel Foucault (1926-1984) was a French philosopher, historian, and political thinker who held the Chair in the History of Systems of Thought at the Coll ge de France. Henri-Paul Fruchaud is an editor of Michel Foucault's posthumous work. Daniele Lorenzini is a postdoctoral fellow at the Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought and also a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Cofund "Move-in Louvain' Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre Prosp ro of the University of Saint-Louis-Brussels.Nancy Luxon is associate professor of political science at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
"Foucault's lectures, interviews, and occasional pieces have long been recognized by Foucault scholars to be especially valuable in their clarity and value as supplements to Foucault's major works. . . .This is an important book for Foucault studies, and, given Foucault's influence, more broadly, for the academy."--Miguel de Beistegui, University of Warwick