About Julia Evans

Practicing Lacanian Psychoanalyst, Earl’s Court, London. Member of Earl's Court Clinical Group & Earl's Court Collective (currently translating Seminar IV)

Your invitation to join the conversations and discussions at the November LW WG meeting

October 29, 2012

 1)  Next LacanianWorks Working Group Meeting:  Saturday 3rd November between 10.30am and 12.30   There will be the usual mixture of conversations and presentations from Bruce Scott, Bruno de Florence, Jo (…)

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Notes on p19-27 of Seminar VII: 25th November 1959: Reading Group of 27th October 2012 (Dream of ‘strawberries’ & of ‘dead father’)

October 27, 2012

Dream of ‘dead father’ : see below for notes on these references. The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st November 1899 (published as 1900): Sigmund Freud  : Available here Formulations on the (…)

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Mental Health: as standard or other…

October 22, 2012

These reflections were started when in a semi-comatose state I listened to a report of a seminar at Lambeth Palace on how faith communities can help combat the stigma of (…)

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Further comments on ‘perverse jouissance’: Seminar VII:18th November 1959

October 22, 2012

1) These comments follow from those in Notes from p1 – 7 of Seminar VII from the 21-09-12 Reading Group Meeting  or here    ‘perverse jouissance’ is found on the (…)

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Tribute to Thomas Szasz (April 15th 1920 – September 8th 2012)

October 18, 2012

Available here Thomas Stephen Szasz, M.D., 92, died at his home in Manlius, N.Y. on September 8, 2012. He was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1920, and emigrated to the (…)

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‘policy-based evidence, not evidence-based policy’ : John Kay speaks

October 16, 2012

Full quote: ‘These commercial decisions often reflect policy-based evidence, not evidence-based policy. Doing the deal is what matters: …. ‘ Quoted from: The brashness and bravado in big deals by (…)

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Giles Fraser reinterpretes ‘Kant avec Sade’ around Occupy London at St Paul’s

October 14, 2012

There are a series of relevant articles waiting to be posted. I have given up saving to the desktop as it is now covered with urgent postings.  The new file (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: 18th November 1959 : p7 to 15 : Reading Group of 6th October 2012

October 6, 2012

Keep an eye on posts to LacanianWorks.net  at the category ‘Reading Seminar VII’, here Please note : The following includes comments on Marie Bonaparte, Helene Deutsch, Ernest Jones, Maquis de Sade, (…)

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CHRE(PSA) trumpets its success in creating a ghetto of wellbeing practitioners who are compliant (for a fee) to the Government’s fantasy of safeguarding.

October 3, 2012

Contents: 1.  Introductory questions 2.  The CHRE(PSA) 3rd October 2012 circulation 3.  Attachments to the CHRE(PSA) circulation of 3rd October 2012 (i) Accredited Voluntary registers:  Standards for organisations holding a (…)

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CHRE (PSA) reports on how they are progressing in their regulatory capture of ‘talking therapists’ onto their ‘voluntary registers’ regulated by statute…….

September 17, 2012

Please find below Stop Press At the bottom of this post is a message received from within Parliament, in response to the circulation of this post.  Any further correspondence will (…)

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