Foucault: A Graphic Guide

Foucault: A Graphic Guide is a fun little book, suitable for anyone interested in learning about the life and ideas of French historian and philosopher Michel Foucault; it is crammed full of amusing images and quick quotes, covering the breadth of his life.

It should be emphasized that a book of this size can really only hope to scratch the surface of such a complicated character as Foucault but, if nothing else, it does make his work a less intimidating undertaking for a beginner.

Worth reading for a brief, clear overview of Michel Foucault’s life and ideas.