A rare opportunity to see how a great and original mind produces its work as well as itself... -- Edward Said, The New York Times Book Review
.leaves no reader untouched or unchanged. -- Edward Said
Ignore those who dismiss [Foucault] without having bothered to read him: You must change your life. -- Talk Magazine
About the Author
(1926-1984) is the author of Madness and Civilization, Discipline and Punish, The History of Sexuality
, and many other books. James D. Faubion
is a professor of anthropology at Rice University. He is the author of The Shadows and Lights of Waco
and Modern Greek Lessons: A Primer in Historical Constructivism.