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

Getting off on old jouissance: Turning away from negative capability.

by Bruce Scott on November 12, 2011

Thoughts and reflections on Eric Laurent’s clinical examples from his paper: The Symbolic order in the 21st Century: Consequences for the treatment.[1]   Cartel Presentation, 12/11/11   My first thoughts (…)

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Body, Meaning and Knowledge – Part I

by Jo Rostron on October 8, 2011

Snapshot 1  Encapsulation (vignette of 34yr old male in art therapy with mild shell type autism and mild learning difficulties)   As the patient put down his paintbrush, I made (…)

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Further exploration of limits and groups and their links to others in the context of the August riots

by Julia Evans on October 8, 2011

The start is Éric Laurent’s [i] comments on Bertrand Russell’s paradox and Jacques Lacan’s ‘Spring Awakening’ [ii].   At our July cartel meeting, I discovered that both Jo Rostron and Bruno (…)

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Jacques Lacan’s early clinic & its echo in Freud……

by Julia Evans on September 29, 2011

Hello,   The following are now available. Lacanian Works ‘The Case of Aimée, or Self-punitive Paranoia’: Jacques Lacan: 1932 Posted to January 1, 1932   Lacanian Works   Self-punishment paranoia: (…)

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Freud & Reitler comment on ‘Spring Awakening’: work-in-progress

by Julia Evans on September 19, 2011

Hello, The House that Jack built….. I have now posted Reitler’s and Freud’s comments on Wedekind’s ‘Spring Awakening’ on Lacanian Works. (See below)  Lacan develops Freud’s comments in ‘Spring Awakening’ 1974 (…)

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Witnessing to the humanity of the other is the place where all moral reasoning must begin: The Revd Canon Giles Fraser

by Julia Evans on September 16, 2011

Quote from:  The Revd Canon Giles Fraser, BBC Radio 4, Thought for the Day (16 September 2011)  available here  or here. Further quote: And the way a liberal culture does this, he (…)

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August 2011 riots: reading the analyses: 24th August 2011: Paul Lewis, James Ball & Josh Halliday comment

by Julia Evans on August 24, 2011

My reason for commenting is to investigate what frameworks the various actors are using on this stage.  I started by commenting on a ft article (Principles based in trust and (…)

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The Government as Sadeian experimenter

by Julia Evans on August 17, 2011

Two reasons for this post: 1) the invention of a stage on which to act & 2) what those in the sadistic position desire Julia Evans  I started my morning (…)

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Principles based in trust and relationships versus Sadeian absolute control

by Julia Evans on August 14, 2011

Hello, Sadeian power (Absolute power as the Privy Council uses) is implemented through the top-down enforcement of judgments or the Government’s One Standards within relationships of certainty of control, competition, (…)

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What works – tackling out-of-limits destruction and violence

by Julia Evans on August 14, 2011

Karyn McCluskey, director of Scotland’s Violence Reduction Unit which has radically curbed gang-related crime across Scotland, considers approaches to the aftermath both on Radio 4 Today programme – Monday 15th (…)

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