two page response paper –

develop response that demonstrates your understanding

of the text and prompt at hand, making clear your interpretation of the question while also attending to key

details of the arguments, questions and meanings expressed and conveyed by the text and its author.

In the excerpts we looked at from their Commonwealth, Hardt & Negri take an interest in the biopolitical theme introduced through Foucault’s later work, while situating their own efforts in contrast to some notable contemporary thinkers who’ve also in various ways attempted to come to terms with the challenges and opportunities we face today. Briefly describe and discuss what might be shared and also what might be distinctive in their view.