Richard Sennett and Michel FoucaultFeb 2, 2023
Sennett and Foucault on Sexuality and Solitude (1979)
New Books Network 2023
In 1979, sociologist and NYIH founder Richard Sennett, and philosopher Michel Foucault, discussed the connections between the history of sexuality and self consciousness. In this episode from the Vault, the two discuss their research and, by extension, the underpinnings of the idea of solitude.