This Is Not a Pipe

– Foucault, Michel. This Is Not a Pipe. Translated and edited by James Harkness. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008.

Mental Illness and Psychology

– Foucault, Michel. Mental Illness and Psychology. Translated by Alan Sheridan. New York: Harper and Row, 1976.

Madness and Civilization

– Foucault, Michel. Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason. Translated by Richard Howard. New York: Vintage, 1988.

The Order of Things

– Foucault, Michel. The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences. Translated by Alan Sheridan. New York: Vintage Books, 1994.

The Birth of the Clinic

– Foucault, Michel. The Birth of the Clinic: An Archaeology of Medical Perception. Translated by Alan Sheridan. New York: Vintage Books, 1994.

The Archaeology of Knowledge

– Foucault, Michel. The Archaeology of Knowledge: and the Discourse on Language. Translated by Alan Sheridan. New York: Vintage Books, 1982.

Discipline and Punish

– Foucault, Michel. Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison. 2nd edition. Translated by Alan Sheridan. New York: Vintage Books, 1995.


Sexuality and Solitude

– Foucault, Michel, and Richard Sennett. “Sexuality and Solitude.” London Review of Books 3, no. 9 (May 21, 1981).

The Foucault Reader

– Foucault, Michel. The Foucault Reader. Edited by Paul Rabinow. New York: Pantheon Books, 1984.  

Fearless Speech

– Foucault, Michel. Fearless Speech. Edited by Joseph Pearson. Los Angeles, CA: Semiotext(e), 2001.  


Remembering Foucault

– Holub, Robert C. “Remembering Foucault.” The German Quarterly 58, no. 2 (1985): 238–256.

Foucault: A Critical Reader

– Hoy, David Couzens, ed. Foucault: A Critical Reader. Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Publishers Ltd., 1986.  

The Foucault Effect

– Burchell, Graham, Colin Gordon, and Peter Miller, eds. The Foucault Effect: Studies in Governmentality: With Two Lectures by and an Interview with Michel Foucault. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991.        

Michel Foucault

– Eribon, Didier. Michel Foucault. Translated by Betsy Wing. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1992.

Michel Foucault

– Macey, David. Michel Foucault. London: Reaktion Books, 2004.    

A Companion to Foucault

– Falzon, Christopher, Timothy O’Leary and Jana Sawicki. A Companion to Foucault. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Limited, 2013.

History of Madness

– Gordon, Colin. “History of Madness.” In A Companion to Foucault, edited by Christopher Falzon, Timothy O’Leary, and Jana Sawicki. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.  

Michel Foucault

– Gutting, Gary. “Michel Foucault,” The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Winter 2014 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.).


Foucault: The Disappearance of the Human

– Roderick, Rick. “Foucault: The Disappearance of the Human.” Part 6 of an 8-part video lecture series, The Self under Siege: Philosophy in the Twentieth Century (1993).

Foucault across the Disciplines

– “Foucault across the Disciplines.” National Conference on Foucault’s thought at the University of California, Santa Cruz, March 1–2, 2008.

Foucault on Power and Punishment

– Alwan, Wes, Mark Linsenmayer, Katie McIntyre, and Seth Paskin. “Episode 49: Foucault on Power and Punishment.” The Partially Examined Life. Published January 11, 2012.  

Foucault, Subjectivity and Truth

– Elden, Stuart. “Foucault, Subjectivity and Truth.” Talk delivered at the Centre for Critical Theory, University of Nottingham, November 12, 2014.

Michel Foucault

– Taylor, Laurie, Stephen Shapiro, Vikki Bell, and Lois McNay. “Michel Foucault.” Thinking Allowed. January 1, 2015.


– Protevi, John. “Foucault.” Materials for Foucault Courses, Department of French Studies, Louisiana State University.