Posts for the “LW WG work-in-progress” category

The real in the XXI st century: 27th April 2012: Jacques-Alain Miller

by Julia Evans on April 27, 2012

Title: The real in the XXI st century Presented by Jacques-Alain Miller on 27th April 2012 in Buenos Aires on : Presentation of the Theme of the IXth Congress of the (…)

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Third Gender is defined?:20th April 2012: Tom Gardner

by Julia Evans on April 20, 2012

This article was spotted by Bruno de Florence who commented on it at the April meeting of LW WG.  As his comments have yet to be posted, the following includes (…)

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Male anorexia in England: 16th April 2012: Sadie Whitelocks

by Julia Evans on April 16, 2012

This was spotted by Bruno de Florence who commented on it at LW WG April’s meeting.  Thank you, Bruno. Whilst waiting for Bruno’s comments to be posted, the following are (…)

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Notes on references by Jacques Lacan to Plato’s ‘Meno’, Nicolas Cusanus, Michel de Montaigne…

by Julia Evans on March 16, 2012

These notes were provoked by Bruce Scott’s presentation to the LW WG meeting on January 21st 2012 which is available on LW as follows: ‘Meno’, Montaigne and the ‘Docta Ignorantia’: Some (…)

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Male anorexia, details of two cases living in the USA: 23rd February 2012: Victoria Wellman

by Julia Evans on February 23, 2012

This is a further example which has been spotted by Bruno de Florence. His comments on this article has been presented to the April LW WG meeting and are in (…)

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Fragments: The Thing (Das Ding) & …

by Jo Rostron on February 18, 2012

Contribution to LW Group 18 February 2012  Pre-amble to Fragments: Reference: Lacan, J.1959-60 The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, Book VII, Translated Dennis Porter, Ed. Jacques-Alain Miller.  Tavistock/Routledge, London 1992.  Availability given (…)

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Boundaries: 21st January 2012: Julia Evans

by Julia Evans on January 21, 2012

[Edited May 2nd 2012] So to continue: Last time, (November 2011) I was arguing for three forms of differentiation between individuals and groups following Freud’s question[i] of how they develop. (…)

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‘Meno’, Montaigne and the ‘Docta Ignorantia’: Some thoughts and comments on the weak symbolic in the 21st century

by Bruce Scott on January 21, 2012

Plato’s Dialogue, ‘Meno’, (written in the middle of the fourth century B.C.E.  [i]) is a wonderful example of an anti-technological and anti-systemizing stance towards psychotherapy or psychoanalysis. In the ‘Meno’, (…)

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Further explorations of Freud’s 1921 enquiry ‘There must (therefore) be the possibility of transforming group psychology into individual psychology’

by Julia Evans on November 12, 2011

And on limits and groups and their links to others in the context of the August riots.   To recap (Cartel presentation on 8th October – Available Further exploration of limits (…)

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Body, Meaning and Knowledge – Part II

by Jo Rostron on November 12, 2011

In his session of 21st January 1975, R. S. I. [i] ,  Jacques Lacan says that it is only because the subject is CAUSED by an object imagining it knows, (…)

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