Jason Read is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Southern Maine. He teaches courses in the history of political philosophy, contemporary social theory, the politics of work, and the philosophy of film. He is the author of The Micro-Politics of Capital: Marx and the Prehistory of the Present (SUNY, 2003) and The Politics of Transindividuality (Brill/Haymarket 2015/16) as well as articles on Althusser, Deleuze, Spinoza, Hegel, Negri, and The Wire. He blogs at Unemployed Negativity.
In a discussion of Jacques Bidet’s Foucault with Marx, Jason Read evaluates Bidet’s rapproachment between Foucault and Marx, while making his own contribution to the topic.