Posts for the “5. Networking & Politics” category

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 (…)

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Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 : p129 : Discussion of ‘function of sublimation with reference to the Thing.’

by Julia Evans on September 7, 2013

During the discussion at the 7th September 2013 Reading Group, of Seminar VII: 3rd February 1960, Owen Hewitson referred to Freud’s formulations of sublimation with reference to the Thing. Owen (…)

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Sophocles’s ‘Antigone’ : Seminar VII, 25th May 1960 : A contemporary commentary

by Julia Evans on August 31, 2013

In Seminar VII, The Ethics of Psychoanalysis – 1959-1960, Jacques Lacan comments on the play by Sophocles, Antigone. This takes place during three sessions: May 25th 1960 – The splendour (…)

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Seminar VII: 20th January 1960: p106 : Request for help with a reference

by Julia Evans on June 1, 2013

The following was read on June 1st, by the Reading Seminar VII group: Session of 20th January 1960: Seminar VII: Ch VIII, The object and the thing: p106 Recently, an (…)

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After Transgression: Ethics Under a Different Master

by Theo Evison-Reeves on June 1, 2013

Paper presented at ‘LaConference 2013. Sixty years after Lacan: On the Symbolic Order in the Twenty-First Century’, June 1-2 2013, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. Abstract Lacan’s ethics of psychoanalysis can be (…)

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Affects: the discussion in Seminar VI &VII : 26th November 1958 : p32, developed in Seminar VII : January 20th 1960: p102

by Julia Evans on June 1, 2013

These points arise from the Reading Seminar VII Group, on Saturday 1st June, 2013 In drawing the distinction between psychological knowledge before and after Freud, Jacques Lacan refers to a (…)

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Translations of the German used by Jacques Lacan in Seminar VII : 18th & 25th November + 2nd, 9th & 16th December 1959 + 10th January 1960

by Jo Rostron on April 30, 2013

The version used is ‘Seminar VII: The Ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960’ : translated by Dennis Porter : Routledge, UK, 1992 :  First session: 18th November 1959 (Dates are given at (…)

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Seminar VII : 13th January 1960 : p92 : “is desire conscious or unconscious?” : May 4th 2013 Reading Group : (Dream of the Botanical Monograph)

by Julia Evans on April 22, 2013

Notes in preparation for the May 4th Reading Group Meeting During the 20th April meeting, we moved from questions of ‘Das Ding’ : Seminar VII: Session of 23rd December 1959: p84 near end: (…)

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A competition between the UK Government, the Medical Model via psychiatrists & the Mormons for the correct definition of the science of mental health

by Julia Evans on April 18, 2013

This is the tale of how this battle came to my attention: Sitting drinking my customary morning jug of coffee, my customary distraction was unavailable as it was updating itself. (…)

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Comments on ‘A woman is authorised by herself’: An example of THE feminine: Margaret Thatcher?

by Julia Evans on April 16, 2013

Miquel Bassols’ piece evoked many trains of thought – thank you. (Note: ‘A woman is authorised by herself’ by Miquel Bassols, ELP, Barcelona was circulated by PIPOL NEWS no:42 on 15 (…)

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