Tag - biopolitics

Make Ourselves Anew: Towards A Radical Biology

“[Cultural theorist Sylvia] Wynter says we are not Homo sapiens, we are Homo narrans, not the ones who know, but the ones who tell ourselves that we know. She says we therefore have the capacity to know differently. We are word made flesh...

Revolutionary Lives: Ruth Hubbard

Ruth Hubbard was born in March, 1924 in Vienna. Both her parents were socialists, physicians, and Jews who, after Hitler’s conquest of Austria in 1938, fled to the United States and settled outside of Boston. Hubbard’s academic career...

Science étatsunienne : Triomphe ou tragédie ?

La science étatsunienne a longtemps aspiré à se présenter comme exceptionnelle. En 1966, l'historien Hunter Dupre a invité ses collègues à célébrer cet exceptionnalisme,  selon lui, longtemps négligé. Plus d'un demi-siècle plus tard...