Posts for the “a. Definitions of humanness” category

Towards Pipol 9, The unconscious and the brain, nothing in common, The argument by Yves Vanderveken : 22nd November 2019

by Julia Evans on November 22, 2018

Towards Pipol 9 :  5th European Congress of Psychoanalysis : July 13th– 14th 2019 : Brussels : The unconscious and the brain, nothing in common The argument by Yves Vanderveken – Director of (…)

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The progress of a bill against Conversion Therapy : a reply from the Minister for Women & Equalities : 12th November 2018

by Julia Evans on November 12, 2018

Reply from the Rt Hon Penny Mordaunt, Minister for Women & Equalities, see below, to my letter of 30th October 2018. See here for my letter. Ms Mordaunt has been tasked with (…)

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Comments on ‘Gene map for depression’ sparks hopes of new generation of treatments 

by Julia Evans on April 30, 2018

Hello, I have over the years put this sort of research up for question – see below for those historic posts I can find easily. The texts on this ‘new’ (…)

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Mental health industry collaborates with damaging state welfare reforms (video) : 11th April 2018 : Denis Postle

by Julia Evans on April 11, 2018

Introduction by Julia Evans I first met Denis in 1979 – we think – though neither of us have a clear recollection of this momentous occasion, at a day on (…)

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The Logic of the Stranger : 13th February 2018 : Miquel Bassols

by Julia Evans on February 13, 2018

Towards ‘Los Straniero, inquietudine soggettiva e disagio sociale nel fenomeno dell’immigrazione in Europa (The Stranger, subjective restlessness and social unease in the phenomenon of immigration in Europe), 24thFebruary 2018, Rome. (…)

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Decided Desires and Joyful Passions in Democracy : 18th November 2017 (Turin) : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on November 18, 2017

This text was originally delivered as a summary at the end of European Forum on “Decided Desires for Democracy in Europe”, which took place in Turin, 18 November 2017. A (…)

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“The Unconscious is Politics”, today : LQ518 (Lacan Quotidien 518) : May 2015 – probably Nantes : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on May 30, 2015

Probably given in Nantes, May 2015 Published: In French: Lacan Quotidien n° 518 – « L’inconscient, c’est la politique », aujourd’hui – par Éric Laurent : on 23rd June 2015 : Available here (…)

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An Examination of ‘Learned Helplessness’

by Julia Evans on December 11, 2014

The Production of ‘Learned Helplessness’ Quote: ‘Now I couldn’t endure the pain. I felt I was going to die’ ‘I was literally suffocating inside the bag’ ‘If he wants a (…)

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Review of Testimony of Experience: Docta Ignorantia and the Philadelphia Association Communities : 2014 : Bruce Scott

by Julia Evans on July 1, 2014

Declaration of Interest: This reviewer was a member of the cartel[ii] where the author tried out his ideas, before writing. This cartel (and the reviewer) is mentioned in the book’s Acknowledgements. (…)

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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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