Posts for the “Contemporary” category

Happiness is too close to hedonism : George Vaillent : Comment on ‘Today programme’

by Julia Evans on November 14, 2012

Quick post! In the past I have circulated (before the days of LW) many commentaries on the Government’s bonkers clinic of ‘Happiness’. I will be posting Willem Buiter’s (a former (…)

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Benjamin Button syndrome, they act younger as they get older: Tuesday May 1st 2012: Hayden Smith

by Julia Evans on May 1, 2012

Source article: Brothers hit by rare condition which means they act younger as they get older: The real Benjamin Button: Author: Hayden Smith: Published in Metro: Tuesday May 1st 2012 (…)

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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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Research which aims to understand and prevent adverse effects of psychological therapies – yes, really

by Julia Evans on March 8, 2012

Contents:  b) Comments on this misuse of research a) Information received – a description of research which is in progress. a) Comments on the misuse of research Over the years, there (…)

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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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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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Different aspects of contemporaneous matters…..

by Julia Evans on August 18, 2011

Hello, I bring three posts on www.lacanianworks.net to your attention: – Bruno de Florence writing on the ‘Hacker’ Quote: I have commented on particular excerpts of the interview with respect to the (…)

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Not if but When

by Bruno de Florence on August 11, 2011

For about 18 hours on 8th August 2011, the imaginary was short­circuited and bypassed, during which the real overpowered the symbolic. Silence on the political side, everything becomes possible for (…)

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The Hacker: a description of his life: 3rd July 2011: Abul Taher

by Julia Evans on July 3, 2011

This material is commented on by Bruno de Florence, as his contribution to the July 2011 LacanianWorks Working Group meeting. His commentary is available here. Hello, Reason for posting this (…)

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