Posts for the “A. Ethics” category

The real cause is the non necessary cause: 8th December 2013: Marco Focchi

by Julia Evans on December 8, 2013

The real cause is the non necessary cause: 8th December 2013: Marco Focchi: An orientation text towards the IXth World Association of Psychoanalysis (WAP) Congress : 14th -18th April 2014 (…)

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Discussion of Seminar VII: 20th March 1960: continued comments on Jacques Lacan’s previous engagement in Brussels

by Julia Evans on November 30, 2013

Meeting on Saturday 30th November : Seminar VII and second mention of Jacques Lacan’s engaging with Faculté Universitaire Saint-Louis, Brussels : 9th & 10th March 1960 Seminar VII : 20th (…)

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Discussion of Seminar VII: 16th March 1960: Can Psychoanalysis Constitute the Kind of Ethics Necessitated by our Times?

by Julia Evans on November 30, 2013

Note: ‘ Can Psychoanalysis Constitute the Kind of Ethics Necessitated by our Times? ‘ is the title of Jacques Lacan’s intervention on 10th March 1960. This title was used, by (…)

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Politics, ethics, regulation and the talking therapies : current positions emerging from Parliamentary debate

by Julia Evans on November 20, 2013

Thank you Andrew Samuels for circulating this article: Abhorrent ‘cure’ for homosexuality will not be banned, says Government minister. Psychotherapists trying to convert gay patients to hetrosexuality is “wholly abhorrent” a (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 30th November

by Julia Evans on November 11, 2013

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis  Next meeting: Saturday 30th November 2013 Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm Location: Room 2A (2nd floor)           ULU University of London Union, (…)

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Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : p157 : Sigmund Freud & Infantile Sexuality

by Julia Evans on November 9, 2013

Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : Ch XII – A critique of Bernfeld : p157 of Dennis Porter’s translation : quote To fail to recognise that sexuality is there (…)

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Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : p157 : translation of quotes from Siegfried Bernfeld

by Jo Rostron on November 9, 2013

The following was read at the 9th November 2013 Reading Group. Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : Chapter XII – A critique of Bernfeld : p157 of Dennis Porter’s (…)

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Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : p156 : Comments on Sigmund Freud’s ‘Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality’

by Julia Evans on November 9, 2013

Seminar VII : 2nd March 1960 : Ch XII – A critique of Bernfeld : p156 : Comments on Freud The Reading Seminar VII Group read this passage on 9th (…)

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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 : (…)

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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), (…)

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