Discussion during Seminar VII : Session of 3rd February 1960 between Jacques Lacan, Victor Smirnoff (Smirnov), Yvan Audouard, Jean Laplanche, & Unknown

by Julia Evans on February 3, 1960

This account of the full discussion is from the AFI version (Association freudienne internationale), now ALI (Association lacanienne internationale). This version is in French.

Available here

Unfortunately, only Jacques Lacan’s interventions have been included in the Dennis Porter translation of Seminar VII.  Seminar VII-3 Feb 1960  (Session of 3rd February 1960: Ch X: Marginal Comments: p128 of the Dennis Porter translation, published by Routledge).

This passage was read on the 7th & 28th September 2013 by the Reading Seminar VII Group.  Thank you to Bruno de Florence who found this text.