Commentaries, in English, on texts by Jacques Lacan

by Julia Evans on April 4, 2017

The following are all available as indicated:

1955

Translator’s introduction & analysis of D. P. Schreber’s case: : 1955: Ida MacAlpine & Richard Hunter or here

1958

Editor’s Introduction (Psycho-Analytic Notes on an autobiographical account of a case of paranoia (Dementia Paranoides) [Case of Schreber] : 1958 : James Strachey or here

1968

‘The Language of the Self – The function of language in Psychoanalysis by Jacques Lacan’ : 1968 : Anthony Wilden : Information here

Prefatory Note, the historical background of ‘The Function of Language in Psychoanalysis’ (1953) by Jacques Lacan : 1968 : Anthony Wilden or here

Lacan and the Discourse of the Other : 1968 : Anthony Wilden or here

1969

General Purport of a conversation with Jacques Lacan : December 1969 : Anika Lemaire or here (Includes a Preface by Jacques Lacan)

1973

Introduction to Schreber’s ‘Memoirs of my nervous illness’: 1973: Samuel Weber or here

1977

Écrits, a selection (Jacques Lacan) : 1977 : Alan Sheridan or here   (Includes a note from the translator & Jacques-Alain Miller : 1966 : Classified index of the major concepts & Commentary on the graphs)

1980

‘Returning to Freud – Clinical Psychoanalysis in the School of Lacan – Selections’ : 1980 : Stuart Schneiderman (Ed) or here (Includes a transcript of a case given by Jacques Lacan)

Lacan’s Early Contributions to Psychoanalysis: 1980: Stuart Schneiderman or here

The Other Lacan: 1980: Stuart Schneiderman or here

1982

A Reader’s Guide to Écrits: 1982: John P. Muller and William J. Richardson or here : (Includes an introductory note ‘Lacan and Language’ & an Afterword)

 

Commentaries & Information from ‘Jacques Lacan & the École Freudienne: Feminine Sexuality’ : 1982 : Juliet Mitchell and Jacqueline Rose or here   (Includes a Translator’s Note)

Introduction – I to ‘Jacques Lacan & the École Freudienne: Feminine Sexuality’: 1982 : Juliet Mitchell or here

Introduction – II to ‘Jacques Lacan & the École Freudienne: Feminine Sexuality’: 1982: Jacqueline Rose or here

1986

The Ordinary Topology of Jacques Lacan: 1986: Jeanne Lafont or here

 

The works of Jacques Lacan: an introduction : 1986 : Bice Benvenuto & Roger Kennedy or here

 

The Clinical Roots of the Schizophrenia Concept : 28th November 1986 : John Cutting & Michael Shepherd (Editors & Authors) or here  (This includes a Preface & an English translation of ‘The Case of Aimée, or Self-punitive Paranoia’ : 1932 which was the central case of Jacques Lacan’s doctoral thesis. This translation has omissions.)

1988

The Purloined Poe: Lacan, Derrida and Psychoanalytic Reading : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson (Editors & Authors) or here

Lacan’s Seminar on “The Purloined Letter” : Overview : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson or here

Lacan’s Seminar on “The Purloined Letter” : Map of the Text : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson or here

Lacan’s Seminar on “The Purloined Letter” : Notes to the Text : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson or here

1996

KNOT
 The Theory of the Knot Outlined by Jacques Lacan : July 1996 : Jean Michel Vappereau or here

2000

Introduction to D. P. Schreber’s ‘Memoirs : 2000 : Rosemary Dinnage or here

2005

Introduction to ‘A bi-lingual edition of Schreber’s Memoirs of my mental illness/ Denkwürdigkeiten eines Nervenkranken’: August 2005: Richard G. Klein or here

Further texts

By Jacques Lacan : Available here

Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan here

Topology and the Lacanian clinic here

Lacanian History : here

Écrits : 1966 : Jacques Lacan or here

Autres Écrits: 2001 : Jacques Lacan or here