Posts for the “A. Ethics” category

Comments on Aristotle & What is a human being?

by Bruno de Florence on June 22, 2014

Following the coffee talk of 21 June 2014 : Seminar 7 reading group Aristotle puts in place differential elements between vegetals, animals and humans in DE ANIMA. ­Some automatic signifiers (…)

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The death drive in 4th & 18th May 1960 : Notes from the Seminar VII Reading Group of 10th May 2014

by Julia Evans on May 10, 2014

These notes were probably started after the Seminar VII Reading Group meeting on the 10th May 2014. They were refound in August 2017, & published. At this distance, they appear (…)

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Sigmund Freud & Hilda Doolittle : a transference contextualised

by Julia Evans on April 28, 2014

In Miquel Bassols’ text, here , he refers to an example of transference between Hilda Doolittle (See endnote [i]) and Sigmund Freud. (See endnote  [ii]). Sigmund Freud’s letter (See endnote (…)

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Seminar VI : 3rd June 1959 : Ernest Jones & the term castration complex

by Julia Evans on April 16, 2014

Quotation from Seminar VI (Availability given here) : 3rd June 1959 (23) : p292 of Cormac Gallagher’s translation : Simply I am articulating this angle, this flash, this moment that (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII : 11th May 1960 : p227 : the fable of Adam and Eve

by Julia Evans on April 10, 2014

In preparation for the meeting on 12th April, the Adam & Eve story is available here  in the King James Authorised Version : Book of Genesis, Ch2 v7 to Ch (…)

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The cartel and the real : 14th March 2014 : Catherine Lacaze-Paule

by Julia Evans on March 14, 2014

Translated : Janet & John Haney Published : PAPERS Nº 6, Electronic Newsletter of the Action Committee of the School One, 2013—2014 Edition : towards World Association of Psychoanalysis Conference, (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII : 4th May 1960 : p212 to 214 : the barrier of desire

by Julia Evans on March 10, 2014

Discussed at the Reading Group of 8th March 2014 A note from Bruno de Florence: Related to what we last read (a) in Sem 7 (b) on the barrier of (…)

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Pierre Kaufmann’s Commentary on Siegfried Bernfeld & Sergei Feitelberg’s Death Drive & Entropy : Seminar VII, 27th April 1960, p204-205 : Notes towards Reading Group of 22nd February 2014

by Julia Evans on February 2, 2014

The commentary is not translated or included in Dennis Porter’s translation of Seminar VII.  See VII : 27th April 1960 : p204 : Parenthesis, The Death Drive According to Bernfeld. (…)

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Seminar VII : 30th March 1960 : p193 : Comments on εὐδαιμονία : Reading group of 1st February 2014

by Nicholas Stylianou on February 1, 2014

Quote: … – the only commandment is henceforth “Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.” The whole thing is articulated as such in the Gospel, and it is there that (…)

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Racism 2.0 LQ 371: 26th January 2014 : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on January 26, 2014

This article was originally published in French in the 26 January 2014 edition of Lacan Quotidien Lien vers le site (No. 371, pp. 1-6).  Lien vers Lacan Quotidien n° 371 The English translation (…)

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