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Discourse and Truth: Parrhesia, 1983











Discourse and Truth: Parrhesia, 1983

These six lectures were delivered on the UC Berkeley Campus in October and November of 1983.

See accompanying print transcript: Foucault, Michel. Fearless speech. Ed. Pearson, Joseph. Los Angeles : Semiotext(e), 2001.
UC Berkeley holdings: BJ1421.F68 2001 MAIN
Online transcript available from FOUCAULT.INFO

***PLEASE NOTE: A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC HAS IDENTIFIED THE FOLLOWING ERRORS, WHICH CANNOT BE IMMEDIATELY CORRECTED DUE TO STAFFING SHORTAGES:***
Recording 2 is already part of recording 1
In recording 3 Foucault starts his talk on Parrhesia in the Tragedies of Euripides, but it stops abruptly
Parrhesia and the crisis of democratic institutions appears to be missing
Recording 4 starts with silence and all of a sudden we are in 'the middle' of Practice of parrhesia

 October 24, 1983 Part 1
The meaning and evolution of the word Parrhesia

 October 24, 1983 Part 2
Parrhesia in the Tragedies of Euripides

 October 31, 1983
Parrhesia and the crisis of democratic institutions

 November 14, 1983 Part 1
Practice of parrhesia

 November 14, 1983 Part 2
Techniques of the Parrhesiastic Games

 November 21, 1983
Conclusion


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