Michel Foucault: “In a sense, I am a moralist.” (1980)

Happy birthday! From http://www.critical-theory.com This interview with Michel Foucault, titled “Power, Moral Values, and the Intellectual” dates back to November 3, 1980. According to Stuart Elden, “because it was published after Foucault’s death, it was deemed to be a ‘posthumous publication’ and therefore not included in ‘Dits et écrits,‘” a compilation of Foucault’s shorter writings in […]

Students: Censure NY College Prof For Rape Blog

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=176254472 by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS April 04, 2013 3:57 PM A University of Rochester professor’s hypothetical question about whether the rape of an unconscious person should be illegal has led to demands he be censured or fired. Professor Steven Landsburg’s blog post followed the conviction last month of two high school football players in Steubenville, Ohio, on […]

Books: “Jacques Rancière: Education, Truth, Emancipation” and “Good Education in an Age of Measurement: Ethics, Politics, Democracy”

They are the books that make me feel that I am so lucky to get to know them. You will see me quote these lucky books many times in the later entries of this museum. Jacques Ranciere: Education, Truth, Emancipation Winner – AERA 2011 Outstanding Book Award Jacques Rancière: Education, Truth, Emancipation demonstrates the importance of […]

Where is the Friend’s Home? (1987)

Where is the Friend Home? (1987) Watch the film on You Tube Information at Wikipedia and at IMDb Reviews from users at IMDb Gorgeous film, magnificent message, a must-see!, 27 July 2003 Author: pyotr-3 from Washington DC This dear and simple story is the most wonderful film I have seen this year. The children are non-actors who bring a reality and wonder […]