Michel Feher

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Michel Feher (born 1956) is a Belgian philosopher and cultural theorist who writes in English and French. He is the founding editor of Zone Books[1] and the co-founder and president of Cette France-là, Paris, a monitoring group on French immigration policy.[2] Feher writes for a number of outlets and has a semi-regular blog with the French journal Mediapart.[3] He has held the positions of Professor and Visiting Lecturer at various universities, including École Nationale Supérieure in Paris,[4] the University of California, Berkeley, and most recently, Goldsmiths, University of London.[5]

Together with Wendy Brown, Michel Feher is co-editor of Zone Books' series Near Futures.[6] In 2016, Feher co-edited "Europe at a Crossroads" with William Callison, Milad Odabaei and Aurélie Windels, the first issue of Near Futures Online, the digital companion to Zone’s Near Futures series.[7]


Books and edited volumes in English[edit]

  • Rated Agency: Investee Politics in a Speculative Age (Zone Books, 2018).
  • (ed. with William Callison, Milad Odabaei and Aurélie Windels) Europe at a Crossroads, Near Futures Online, Issue No. 1 (March 2016).
  • (ed. with Gaëlle Krikorian and Yates McKee) Nongovernmental Politics, MIT Press, 2007.
  • (ed. with Paul Rabinow) The Essential Works of Michel Foucault, 1954-1984. Vol 2. Aesthetics: Method and Epistemology, 2000.
  • Powerless by Design: The Age of the International Community, 2000.
  • (ed.) The Libertine Reader: Eroticism and Enlightenment in Eighteenth-Century France, 1997.
  • (ed. with Ramona Nadaff and Nadia Tazi) Fragments for a History of the Human Body, 3 Volumes, 1989.
  • (ed. with Jonathan Crary and Sanford Kwinter) Zone 1-2: The Contemporary Cities, 1986.

Articles in English[edit]

Books and edited volumes in French[edit]

  • Le temps des investis: essai sur la nouvelle question sociale, Paris, La Découverte, 2017.
  • Éric Alliez, Michel Feher, Didier Gille, Isabelle Stengers, Contre-temps: Les pouvoirs de l'argent, Editions Michel de Maule (2015/1988). (ISBN 2876230283 et 978-2876230286).
  • (with Cette-France-là) Xénophobie d’en haut: le choix d’une droite éhontée. Paris, La Découverte, 2012. (ISBN 9782707173317).
  • (with Cette-France-là) Sans-papiers et préfets: la culture du résultat en portraits. Paris, La Découverte, 2012. (ISBN 9782707173300).
  • Conjurations de la violence: introduction à la lecture de Georges Bataille, Presses universitaires de France (PUF) 1981. (ISBN 2130366996).

Articles in French[edit]


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