Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
Visiting Fellow

Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon

BA (hons), PhD, Philosophy (ANU)

 

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Dr Christopher Falzon is a Visiting Fellow in the School of Humanities and Languages. His primary research area is in twentieth-century French philosophy, in particular the work of Michel Foucault, and questions of power, ethics and dialogue. He also has research interests in the area of philosophy and film, the exploration of philosophical issues in and through film.

His books include: 

- Falzon, C. Foucault and Social Dialogue: Beyond Fragmentation, London and New York: Routledge, 1998.

- Falzon, C., O'Leary, T., Sawicki, J. (eds) A Companion to Foucault, Oxford: Blackwell, 2013.

- Falzon, C. Philosophy Goes to the Movies, 3rd ed., London and New York: Routledge, 2015

- Falzon, C. Ethics Goes to the Movies London and New York: Routledge, 2019

 

 

 

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2019
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 2019, 'Philosophical experience and experimental film', in Philosophy and Film: Bridging Divides, pp. 159 - 173, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429435157-10
    Books | 2019
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Books | 2015
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2015, Philosophy Goes to the Movies: An Introduction to Philosophy, Routledge, London, http://library.newcastle.edu.au/record=b3521275%20S16
    Books | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C; O Leary T; Sawicki J, 2013, A Companion to Foucault, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Oxford, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118324905
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2011, 'On Being John Malkovich and not being yourself', in LaRocca D (ed.), The Philosophy of Charlie Kaufman, The University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, pp. 46 - 65
    Book Chapters | 2011
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2011, 'Peter Weir’s The Truman Show and Sartrean freedom', in Boule J-P; McCaffrey E (ed.), Existentialism and Contemporary Cinema: A Sartrean Perspective, Berghahn Books, New York, pp. 17 - 31
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C; O'leary T, 2010, 'Introduction: Foucault's Philosophy', in Foucault and Philosophy, pp. 1 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444320091.ch
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2010, 'Foucault, philosopher of dialogue', in O Leary T; Falzon C (ed.), Foucault and Philosophy, Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, pp. 222 - 245, http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1405189606,descCd-tableOfContents.html
    Books | 2010
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    O Leary T; Falzon CA, 2010, Foucault and Philosophy, Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, U.K., http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444320091
    Books | 2010
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA; O Leary T, 2010, Introduction: Foucault’s Philosophy, O Leary T; Falzon C, (ed.), Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444320091.ch
    Book Chapters | 2009
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2009, 'Why be moral?', in Livingston P; Plantinga C (ed.), The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film, Routledge, London, pp. 591 - 599, http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415771665
    Books | 2007
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2007, Philosophy Goes to the Movies: An Introduction to Philosophy, Routledge, New York
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA; Greetham B, 2006, 'Creating the Self', in Greetham B (ed.), Philosophy, Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, pp. 220 - 236
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2006, 'Philosophy and the Matrix', in Diocaretz M; Herbrechter S (ed.), The Matrix in Theory, Rodopi, Amsterdam, pp. 97 - 112, http://www.rodopi.nl/functions/search.asp?BookId=CRIT+29
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2006, 'Reason and Faith', in Greetham B (ed.), Philosophy, Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, pp. 168 - 180
    Book Chapters | 2006
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2006, 'The Essence of Self', in Greetham B (ed.), Philosophy, Palgrave Macmillan, Hampshire, pp. 212 - 219
    Book Chapters | 2005
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2005, 'Sartre and Meaningful Existence', in Rolls A; Rechniewski E (ed.), Sartre’s Nausea: Text, Context, Intertext, Rodopi, Amsterdam, pp. 105 - 120, http://www.rodopi.nl/functions/search.asp?BookId=FAUX+273
    Book Chapters | 2004
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2004, 'War in the age of biopolitics', in Doganay U (ed.), Savasin Yuzleri Uzlasmanin Asamalari/Faces of War Phases of Reconciliation, Ankara Universitesi Basim Evi/Ankara University Printing House, Ankara
    Books | 2002
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2002, Philosophy Goes to the Movies, Routledge, London & New York, http://www.routledge.com/books/Philosophy-goes-to-the-Movies-isbn9780415237413
    Books | 1998
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 1998, Foucault and Social Dialogue: Beyond Fragmentation, Routledge
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 1997, 'Foucault, Dialogue and the Other', in Farrell CO (ed.), , Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane,
    Book Chapters | 1997
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 1997, 'Foucault, Dialogue and the Other”,', in Farrell CO (ed.), , Queeensland University of Technology, Brisbane,
  • Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 2017, 'Experiencing Force Majeure', FILM-PHILOSOPHY, vol. 21, pp. 281 - 298, http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/film.2017.0052
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2017, 'Experiencing Force Majeure', Film-Philosophy, vol. 21, pp. 281 - 298, https://www.euppublishing.com/doi/abs/10.3366/film.2017.0052
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2016, 'Foucault on the Subject of Dialogue', Teoria: rivista di filosofia, vol. XXXVI, pp. 25 - 44
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 2016, 'Dirty harry ethics', Sub-Stance, vol. 45, pp. 49 - 65, http://dx.doi.org/10.3368/ss.45.3.49
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2016, 'Dirty Harry Ethics', Sub-Stance, vol. 45 (3), pp. 49 - 65
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2013, 'Introduction', Debatte, vol. 14, pp. 1 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09651560600643593
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2013, 'Philosophy through Film', The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, pp. online - online, http://www.iep.utm.edu/phi-film/
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2010, 'What would Kant make of that?', Dialogue: A Journal of Religion and Philosophy, pp. 12 - 15
    Journal articles | 2003
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 2003, 'Sartre: Freedom as imprisonment', Philosophy Today, vol. 47, pp. 126 - 137, http://dx.doi.org/10.5840/philtoday200347242
    Journal articles | 2003
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2003, 'Sartre: Freedom as Imprisonment', Philosophy Today, vol. 47 (3), pp. 126 - 137, http://condor.depaul.edu/%20phildept/html/philtoday.html
    Journal articles | 2002
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2002, 'Why be moral?', dialogue: A Journal of Religion and Philosophy, vol. 19, pp. 1367 - 2592
    Journal articles | 2001
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon CA, 2001, 'Philosophy goes to the movies', Critical & Creative Thinking: the Australasian Journal of Philosophy for Children, vol. 9, pp. 41 - 51
    Journal articles | 1999
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 1999, 'Reply to Winifred Lamb', Sophia, vol. 38
    Journal articles | 1993
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 1993, 'Foucault”s Human Being', Thesis Eleven, vol. 34
  • Reports | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Grushka KM; Bennett J; Sharp H; Parkes R; Beirne R; Donnelly D; Falzon C; Gallagher B; Imre R; Lowrie C, 2013, Visual media texts: Teaching and assessing the humanities & social sciences in a post-literate age, The University of Newcastle, The University of Newcastle, 1
    Reports | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Grushka KM; Bennett J; Parkes R; Beirne R; Donnelly D; Falzon C; Gallager B; Imre R; Lowrie C; May J; Sharp H, 2013, Visual Media Texts: Teaching and Assessing the Humanities and Social Sciences in a Post-literate Age, Univerity of Newcastle, Australia, Newcastle University, Australia
  • Recorded / Rendered Creative Works | 2013
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Falzon C, 2013, Making History, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, Editor(s): Falzon CA; O Leary T; Sawicki J, Live Performance and Installation, Published: 12 March 2013, Recorded / Rendered Creative Works, https://www.biennaleofsydney.com.au/20bos/events/brown-council-making-history/
    Other | 2001
    Dr Christopher Anthony Falzon
    Lang GC, 2001, Making History, Nick Mitzevich Gallery, Newcastle

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