Genealogy as Critique: Foucault and the Problems of Modernity
Got the proofs for the next book today. The ms. will soon be a real little object.
Publisher information at the Indiana UP website. As it says there:
“Viewing Foucault in the light of work by Continental and American philosophers, most notably Nietzsche, Habermas, Deleuze, Richard Rorty, Bernard Williams, and Ian Hacking, Genealogy as Critique shows that philosophical genealogy involves not only the critique of modernity but also its transformation. Colin Koopman engages genealogy as a philosophical tradition and a method for understanding the complex histories of our present social and cultural conditions. He explains how our understanding of Foucault can benefit from productive dialogue with philosophical allies to push Foucaultian genealogy a step further and elaborate a means of addressing our most intractable contemporary problems.”
(I never post anymore, but that’s not for lack of good news, so much as for abundance of it.)