New experiences are integrated into the interpreters horizon and modify it, so that even the
very same occurrence would necessarily be experienced differently the second time around.
(325) Reader response theory
Indeed, this joint enterprise [lived experi
In Truth and Power, Michel Foucault asks about how these sudden changes come
about. Given that he calls for a new politics of truth and system of power, I argue that his attempt
at finding the mechanism under which these changes come about is
Notes on Foucault and the Iranian Revolution
1. Foucault's concept of authenticity meant looking at situations where people lived
dangerously and flirted with death, the site where creativity originated. He had embraced
the artist who pushed the limits of
1. Politics and Reason
2. Enlightenment- worry about the relationship between rationalized society and threats to
individual and liberties.
3. Ever since Kant, trying to limit reason to what is given in experience. But at the same moment,