This is a selection of recent publications (and some earlier ones that I still like). A longer list can be found at the bottom of the page.
Eurasianism versus IndoGermanism: Linguistics and Mythology in the 1930s Controversies over European Prehistory
with Jamie Phillips; published online and forthcoming on paper in History of Science.
After Transparency (Henri Michaux)
in Qui Parle 26.2 (December 2017), 360-64.
Editorial: Rewriting Prehistory
with Maria Stavrinaki, in Res: Anthropology and Aesthetics 69-70 (Spring-Autumn 2018): Writing Prehistory.
TRANSPARENCY, HUMANISM, and the politics of the future before and after May '68
in Emmanuel Alloa and Dieter Thomä, Transparency, Subjectivity, Society: Critical Perspectives. (London: Palgrave Macmillan, fc 2018).
An army of shadows: Black Markets, Adaptation, and Social Transparency in Postwar France
Journal of Modern History 88 (March 2016), 60-95.
Georges Canguilhem's Critique of Medical Reason
Introduction to G. Canguilhem, Writings on Medicine (Fordham, 2012).
Co-authored with Todd Meyers
Violence and Mechanism: Canguilhem's Overturning of the Cartesian Legacy
in Qui Parle, Vol. 24, No. 1 (Fall/Winter 2015), pp. 125-146.
Integrations, vigilance, catastrophe: the neuropsychiatry of aphasia in henry head and kurt goldstein
authored with Todd Meyers, in Nima Bassiri and David Bates, eds. Plasticity and Pathology (Fordham University Press, 2015), 112-158. (This essay is superseded by its revision as chapter 4 of The Human Body in the Age of Catastrophe.)
The Brain in Abeyance: Freud and the Claim of Neuropsychoanalysis
History of the Present, Vol. 1, No. 2 (Fall 2011), pp. 219-243
The Plastic Self and the Prescription of Psychology: Ethnopsychology, Crowd Psychology and Psychotechnics, 1890 - 1920
in Republics of Letters 3:2, special issue on “Conflicts of the Faculties: Interdisciplinarity” (see Edited Volumes above), 2014.
The Salience of Polyschematic Prehistory at the Dusk of Colonialism: Internationalism, racism, and science in Henri Breuil and Jan Smuts
in Res: Anthropology and Aesthetics 69-70 (Spring-Autumn 2018): Writing Prehistory.
THE Scaffolding of Sovereignty:
with Zvi Ben-Dor Benite and Nicole Jerr; in Ben-Dor, Geroulanos, and Jerr, eds, The Scaffolding of Sovereignty, 1-49.
The Sovereignty of the New Man after Wagner:
Artist and Hero, Symbolic History, and the Staging of Origins
in Ben-Dor, Geroulanos, and Jerr, eds, The Scaffolding of Sovereignty (2017), 440-468.
'Les Ar-z et les sciences': aesthetic Theory and aesthetic politics in Comte's Late work
in Andrew Wernick, ed, The Anthem Companion to Auguste Comte (London: Anthem Press, 2017), 143-158.
Atheism and antihumanism
This is a forum on The Immanent Frame for a forum on my An Atheism that is not Humanist with Samuel Moyn, Judith Surkis, Gil Anidjar, Martin Kavka, Simon During, James K. A. Smith, and two pieces of my own.