The Problem of Style and the Psychiatric Conception of Paranoiac Forms of Experience (June 1933) & Motives of Paranoiac Crime (December 1933) : Jacques Lacan

by Julia Evans on June 1, 1933

Articles from Le Minotaure

BY JACQUES LACAN

June & December 1933

Translated by Jon Anderson, Columbia University

Published in Critical Texts 5.3, 1988

See Richard G. Klein’s website, www.Freud2Lacan.com, Available here

& Bilingual version of these two texts, The Problem of Style and the Psychiatric Conception of Paranoiac Forms of Experience (June 1933), and Motives of Paranoiac Crime: The Crime of the Papin Sisters (December 1933), published by www.Freud2Lacan.com also available here

Content of ‘Articles from Le Minotaure’

Translator’s Introduction : Jon Anderson

“The Problem of Style and the Psychiatric Conception of Paranoiac Forms of Experience” appeared in the first number of Le Minotaure in June 1933 : Jacques Lacan  (Le problême du style 
et la conception psychiatrique des formes paranoiaques de l’experience) and was reprinted as P383-388 of the 1975 Seuil edition. (Translated by Jon Anderson: p4-6 of Critical Texts 5(3), 1988)

“Motives of Paranoiac Crime,” Lacan’s analysis of the case appeared in December 1933 (Number 3-4) of Le Minotaure (Motifs du crime paranoiaque : le crime des soeurs Papin) and was reprinted in p389-398 of the French 1975 Seuil edition.  (Translated by Jon Anderson: p7-11 of Critical Texts 5(3), 1988)

Also in the collection at Freud2Lacan

–  Littoral 3/4

Exorbitantes sceurs Papin: by Jean Genet? : Documents rassembleset presentes par Jean Allouch :

– Littoral n” 9

Paris-soir 29 septembre 1933
A La veille des Assises du Mans

les mobiles du crime des sceurs Papin reslent obscurs L’hypotithse de Ia folie a ete rejete.e par les experts

Si elle recommence, avait dit autrefois Lea, apres une reprimande de sa patronne, je ne me laisserai pas faire..

(De notre envoye special Jerome et Jean Tharaud)

– Littoral ???

Paris-soir
 30 septembre 1933

Les Soeurs Papin ont comparu eel apres-midi devant les jures de la Sarthe

Christine, a qui it avait fallu passer la camisole de force, semble avoir maintenant retrouve son calme.

(De notre envoye special Jerome et Jean Tharaud)

– Littoral ??

Paris-soir 
8 octobre 1933

L’affaire Papin et les experts

(Par Jerome et Jean Tharaud)

Related text

De la Psychose Paranoraque dans ses Rapports avec la Personnalite (1932),

See ‘The Case of Aimée, or Self-punitive Paranoia’: Jacques Lacan: 1932    or  here

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Publication of Jacques Lacan’s doctoral thesis in French : ‘De la psychose paranoïaque dans ses rapports avec la personnalité, suivi de Premiers écrits sur la paranoïa’ (1932) Published: Paris: du Seuil, 1975

: Published at www.psychaanalyse.com : here

or download available from www.LacanianWorksExchange.net /lacan

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Practicing Lacanian Psychoanalyst in London & Sandwich, Kent

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