CfR – JBS 6, Interrogating the Idea

Call for Reviews

The Journal of Badiou Studies (JBS) is seeking reviews of recently published books in all areas pertinent to Badiou’s work. Titles for which we currently hold review copies include:

  • Alain Badiou, Black: The Brilliance of a Non-Color, (trans.) Susan Spitzer, (Cambridge, UK & Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2017), [ISBN-13: 978-1-5095-1208-9] (pb, 104 pp.).
  • Alain Badiou, In Praise of Mathematics, (trans.) Susan Spitzer, (Cambridge, UK & Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2016), [ISBN-13: 978-1-5095-1203-4] (pb, 112 pp.).
  • Alain Badiou & Barbara Cassin, Heidegger: His Life & His Philosophy, (trans.) Susan Spitzer, (New York, NY & Chichester, UK: Columbia University Press, 2016), [ISBN-13: 978-0-2315-4224-4] (cloth: alk. paper, 97 pp.).
  • Alain Badiou, The True Life, (trans.) Susan Spitzer, (Cambridge, UK & Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2017), [ISBN-13: 978-1-5095-1489-2] (pb, 105 pp.).
  • Christopher Watkin, French Philosophy Today: New Figures of the Human, Meillassoux, Malabou, Serres and Latour, (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016), [ISBN-13: 978-1-4744-1474-6] (webready PDF,272 pp.).
  • Alain Badiou, Pierre Bourdieu, Judith Butler, Georges Didi-Huberman, Sadri Khiari, and Jacques Rancière, What is a People?, (trans.) Jody Gladding, (New York, NY & Chichester, UK: Columbia University Press, 2016), [ISBN-13: 978-0-2311-6876-2] (cloth: alk. Paper, 164 pp.).

For publication in JBS 6, the reviews deadline is the 31st of January 2018. Contributors should send their reviews to the journal email: badioustudies@gmail.com. Submission emails should be titled ‘[Art/Love/Politics/Misc/Review/Science] – [Author’s name]’. To request review copies or suggest books to review, please contact the relevant editors: Brian Smith (b.w.smith@dundee.ac.uk) for ontology, science and/or mathematics; Jan-Jasper Persijn (janjasper.persijn@ugent.be) for politics; and Oliver Downing (odowning@liverpool.ac.uk) for love, miscellaneous and general enquiries.

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