Posts for the “E. ‘The Symbolic in the 21st Century’ working group (LW WG)” category

•The Chronicle of Éric Laurent• Autism: Epidemic or Ordinary State of the Subject? LQ 194 : 10th April 2012

by Julia Evans on April 10, 2012

Circulated by the New Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis – messager [www.amp-nls.org/messager] : as [nls-messager] 422 – 2011/2012 LACAN QUOTIDIEN N°194 : in French on 10th April 2012 : Available published (…)

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LacanianWorks news & the next LW Working Group meeting (28/4/2012)

by Julia Evans on March 30, 2012

Contents: 1) Next LacanianWorks Working Group Meeting:  Saturday 28th April 2) Proposed translation cartel 3) Access to other references which have emerged from LacanianWorks Working Group’s meetings 4) Bruce Scott’s presentation (…)

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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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Male anorexia, details of two cases living in the USA: 23rd February 2012: Victoria Wellman

by Julia Evans on February 23, 2012

This is a further example which has been spotted by Bruno de Florence. His comments on this article has been presented to the April LW WG meeting and are in (…)

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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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A further invitation to join our conversation on Saturday 18th February 2012 & texts from previous meetings

by Julia Evans on January 25, 2012

Meeting on Saturday 18th February – 10am to 1pm NOTE LOCATION IS CHANGED TO: Flat D, 38 Eardley Crescent, London, SW5 9JZ  [Earl’s Court tube station: Warwick Road exit] The (…)

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Boundaries: 21st January 2012: Julia Evans

by Julia Evans on January 21, 2012

[Edited May 2nd 2012] So to continue: Last time, (November 2011) I was arguing for three forms of differentiation between individuals and groups following Freud’s question[i] of how they develop. (…)

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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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Three contexts or meanings within which the talking therapies are held……….

by Julia Evans on January 19, 2012

Hello,   My previous post giving details of the debate at the Institute of Psychiatry has, finally, got me posting one of my scribblings from the past. The following was (…)

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Reminder: Please join us on Saturday 21st January 2012 for our cartel meeting

by Julia Evans on January 16, 2012

We have lift off!   Meeting on Saturday 21st January – 10am to 1pm   At: Haldane Room, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London, WC1R 4RL.  (Nearest underground station: Holborn)   (Please (…)

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