Cultural Studies

Cultural Studies – Kim Klinger – on biopower

Michel Foucault has argued that research into modern power must work toward an “ascending analysis” which outlines its “infinitesimal mechanisms”. This method of analyzing techniques and effects is at the core of Foucault's concept of modern power, or biopower. Anthropologist Paul Rabinow and his frequent collaborator, sociologist Nikolas Rose, have, following Foucault, framed a concept […]

Nonfiction: Cultural Studies

Selections from current practitioners in Cultural Studies.