Posts for the “J. Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan” category

A tangled web of “ethos” : comment on Seminar VII, The ethics of psychoanalysis, 25th November 1959

by Nicholas Stylianou on October 31, 2012

Please find below my findings on the ἔθος / ἦθος / ήθος terminology.   I have been following up the line which says:   “…habits – that’s what is meant (…)

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Notes on p19-27 of Seminar VII: 25th November 1959: Reading Group of 27th October 2012 (Dream of ‘strawberries’ & of ‘dead father’)

by Julia Evans on October 27, 2012

REFERENCES – References for Dream of ‘dead father’ : see below for notes on these references. The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st November 1899 (published as 1900): Sigmund Freud  : Available (…)

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Further comments on ‘perverse jouissance’: Seminar VII:18th November 1959

by Julia Evans on October 22, 2012

Related texts Seminar VII: The ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960: from 18th November 1959 : Jacques Lacan or here Texts from the “Reading Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis”’ group : here  The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st (…)

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Giles Fraser reinterpretes ‘Kant avec Sade’ around Occupy London at St Paul’s

by Julia Evans on October 14, 2012

There are a series of relevant articles waiting to be posted. I have given up saving to the desktop as it is now covered with urgent postings.  The new file (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: 18th November 1959 : p7 to 15 : Reading Group of 6th October 2012

by Julia Evans on October 6, 2012

 (Wo es War, … & polymorphous perversion & definition of Jouissance & Happiness)   Keep an eye on posts to LacanianWorks.net  at the category ‘Reading Seminar VII’, here Related texts Seminar VII: (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: 18th November 1959 : p1-7 : 15th September 2012 Reading Group Meeting

by Julia Evans on September 15, 2012

During the introduction to the Reading Group, Bruno de Florence volunteered to read the seminar in French to check the translation.  It transpires there are a number of mistakes and (…)

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Speaking through One’s Symptom, Speaking through One’s Body : 7th July 2012 (Lausanne) & 23rd November 2013 (Buenos Aires) : Éric Laurent

by Julia Evans on July 7, 2012

This text is the presentation for the Sixth Encuentro Americano de Psicoanálisis de la Orientacíon Lacaniana held in Buenos Aires on 22-23 November 2013. It was published in French in (…)

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Notes on references by Jacques Lacan to Plato’s ‘Meno’, Nicolas Cusanus, Michel de Montaigne…

by Julia Evans on March 16, 2012

These notes were provoked by Bruce Scott’s presentation to the LW WG meeting on January 21st 2012 which is available on LW as follows: ‘Meno’, Montaigne and the ‘Docta Ignorantia’: Some (…)

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Fragments: The Thing (Das Ding) & …

by Jo Rostron on February 18, 2012

Contribution to LW Group 18 February 2012  Pre-amble to Fragments: Reference: Lacan, J.1959-60 The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, Book VII, Translated Dennis Porter, Ed. Jacques-Alain Miller.  Tavistock/Routledge, London 1992.  Availability given (…)

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‘Meno’, Montaigne and the ‘Docta Ignorantia’: Some thoughts and comments on the weak symbolic in the 21st century

by Bruce Scott on January 21, 2012

Plato’s Dialogue, ‘Meno’, (written in the middle of the fourth century B.C.E.  [i]) is a wonderful example of an anti-technological and anti-systemizing stance towards psychotherapy or psychoanalysis. In the ‘Meno’, (…)

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