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Foucault 13/13: Psychiatric Power (1973-1974)

The fourth installment of a yearlong seminar series on Michel Foucault's 13 landmark lectures at the College de France held on October 26, 2016.  Featuring: Linda Zerilli, University of Chicago; Anna Lvovsky, Columbia University; and Alondra Nelson, Columbia University. >>

Foucault 13/13: The Punitive Society (1972-1973)

The third installment of a yearlong seminar series on Michel Foucault's 13 landmark lectures at the College de France held on October 12, 2015.  Featuring: Didier Fassin, Institute for Advanced Studies (Princeton) and EHESS; Axel Honneth, University of Frankfurt & Columbia University; and Nadia Urbinati, Columbia University >>

Foucault 13/13: Penal Theories and Institutions (1971–1972)

The second installment of a yearlong seminar series on Michel Foucault's 13 landmark lectures at the Collège de France held on September 28.  Featuring: Etienne Balibar, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre & Columbia University and François Ewald, Series Editor of Foucault’s Collège de France Lectures >>

“Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League”

Dan-el Padilla Peralta, Fellow in the Society of Fellows and Lecturer in Classics at Columbia University, will publish his memoir in July 2015. The book tells the story of how, as a boy, Padilla Peralta came to the United States legally with his family. Together they left Santo Domingo behind, but life in New York City was harder than they imagined. Their visas lapsed, and Dan-el’s father returned home. But Dan-el’s courageous mother was determined to make a better life for her bright sons. >>