By Mark D. Jordan
Arguing that Foucault conducts experiments in writing to frustrate educational expectancies approximately heritage and thought, Mark Jordan supplies equivalent weight to the performative and theatrical facets of Foucault's writing or lecturing. How does Foucault level probabilities of self-transformation? How are his books or lectures resembling the rituals and liturgies that he dissects in them? Convulsing Bodies follows its personal video game of hide-and-seek with the brokers of totalizing structures (not least within the academy) and provides us a Foucault who performs along with his audiences as he performs for them—or teaches them.
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Convulsing Bodies: Religion and Resistance in Foucault by Mark D. Jordan