Wind on the Beach

Vestiges of Biopolitics Unthought




Marco Piasentier, On Biopolitics: An Inquiry into Nature and Language, Routledge, review


Review of On Biopolitics: An Inquiry into Nature and Language by Marco Piasentier (New York: Routledge, 2021).


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How to Cite

Liponik, V. (2023). Wind on the Beach: Vestiges of Biopolitics Unthought. Filozofski Vestnik, 44(3), 147–57.