Posts for the “Groups & Cartels” category

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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If sadism is rooted in the fear of being human, what does it say about these cruel, unempathic times we live in?

by Julia Evans on October 25, 2013

Comments on: When we deny our own vulnerability, we cope by being cruel to others If sadism is rooted in the fear of being human, what does it say about (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 9th November

by Julia Evans on October 21, 2013

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis   LOCATION: Room 2A, 2nd Floor, ULU, University of London Union, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Tube: Russell Square/Goodge Street All (…)

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Seminar VII : 9th March 1960 : p164 : Missing intervention by Mme Hubert : Reading Group of 19th October 2013

by Julia Evans on October 19, 2013

Mme Hubert’s intervention is omitted from Seminar VII : 9th March 1960 : p164 of Dennis Porter’s translation, Routledge edition : Supplementary note (A curious case of sublimation) to Chapter (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 19th October

by Julia Evans on September 30, 2013

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis   LOCATION: Room 2A, 2nd Floor, ULU, University of London Union, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Tube: Russell Square/Goodge Street (…)

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Notes from Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 (p133) : Interventions by Xavier Audouard & Jean Laplanche on René Spitz & the function of ‘rooting’ : Reading Group of 28th September 2013

by Julia Evans on September 28, 2013

There are further notes, including text from René Spitz’s paper  here. It is hoped to post access to this paper soon! During the Reading Group of 28th September 2013, the (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 28th September

by Julia Evans on September 9, 2013

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis   LOCATION: Room 2A, ULU, University of London Union, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Tube: Russell Square/Goodge Street   All (…)

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Notes from Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 (p132 & top p133) : Discussion with Victor Smirnov on René Spitz’s ‘Yes and No’ : Reading Group of 7th September 2013

by Julia Evans on September 7, 2013

The discussion, Seminar VII : 3rd February 1960 : p132, is abbreviated in the translation and those Lacan invites to comment are missed out.  The complete discussion, on ‘René Spitz’s (…)

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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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