Posts for the “5. Networking & Politics” category

Notes from Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : p155 : Interventions by Pierre Kaufmann on Siegfried Bernfeld’s work

by Julia Evans on November 9, 2013

The Seminar VII Reading group read this on 9th November 2013.  Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : Ch XII – A critique of Bernfeld : Session’s first sentence : (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : p156-159 : Pierre Kaufmann’s intervention

by Julia Evans on November 9, 2013

This was discussed during the reading group on 9th November 2013. In Dennis Porter’s translation of Seminar VII (availability Seminar VII: The ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960: Jacques Lacan or here), (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Introduction to the psyCommons : 2nd November 2013 : Denis Postle

by Julia Evans on November 2, 2013

From Denis Postle: On 2 Nov 2013, at 07:21, Denis wrote: Here below is the first of a series of videos about the psyCommons. I continue to see the psyCommmons (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Work capability assessments for those with NICE/DSM defined mental illness

by Julia Evans on October 27, 2013

Comments on: ‘People with mental illness need help to get back to work – but coercion is wrong. We have to do more to help find jobs, without setting people up (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

If sadism is rooted in the fear of being human, what does it say about these cruel, unempathic times we live in?

by Julia Evans on October 25, 2013

Comments on: When we deny our own vulnerability, we cope by being cruel to others If sadism is rooted in the fear of being human, what does it say about (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Seminar VII : 9th March 1960 : p164 : Missing intervention by Mme Hubert : Reading Group of 19th October 2013

by Julia Evans on October 19, 2013

Mme Hubert’s intervention is omitted from Seminar VII : 9th March 1960 : p164 of Dennis Porter’s translation, Routledge edition : Supplementary note (A curious case of sublimation) to Chapter (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Notes from Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 (p133) : Interventions by Xavier Audouard & Jean Laplanche on René Spitz & the function of ‘rooting’ : Reading Group of 28th September 2013

by Julia Evans on September 28, 2013

There are further notes, including text from René Spitz’s paper  here. It is hoped to post access to this paper soon! During the Reading Group of 28th September 2013, the (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

The Zombie Epidemic: Hypermodern Version of the Apocalypse : 25th September 2013: New York: Jorge Assef

by Julia Evans on September 25, 2013

The Zombie Epidemic: Hypermodern Version of the Apocalypse : by Jorge Assef: published in LC (Lacanian Compass) Express : Vol 2, Issue 7 : 25th November 2013 : Speech given (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Notes from Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 (p132 & top p133) : Discussion with Victor Smirnov on René Spitz’s ‘Yes and No’ : Reading Group of 7th September 2013

by Julia Evans on September 7, 2013

The discussion, Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 : p132, is abbreviated in the translation and those Lacan invites to comment are missed out.  The complete discussion, on ‘René Spitz’s (…)

Read the rest of this entry »

Comment on post Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 : p129 quoting Seminar VII : 27th January 1960 : p121(vases)

by Owen Hewitson on September 7, 2013

Note: This is Owen Hewitson’s response to Julia Evans asking him to check the accuracy of the post – Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 : p129 : Discussion of ‘function (…)

Read the rest of this entry »