Account (Summary or Report) of Seminar XIX -… Or worse : July 1973 : Jacques Lacan

by Julia Evans on July 1, 1973

Published in French

Compte rendu du Séminaire 1971-1972

– Paru dans l’Annuaire de l’École pratique des Hautes Études (Section sciences économiques et sociales), 1972-1973, pp. 287-291.

– Also p547-552 of Autres Écrits: 2001 : Jacques Lacan or here

– at École de psychanalyse – pas tout Lacan, here, available Résumé du séminaire : “ ou pire ”(4 p.) or here :July 1973

In English translation

Account of the 1971-1972 Seminar

– at Richard G. Klein’s website,, available here or  Ou Pire.  The translator is not known.

– Translated by Adrian Price – probably

Published as ‘Report on Seminar XIX’, by Jacques Lacan : in one of the Appendices of

…or Worse: The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book XIX : byJacques Lacan : Edited by Jacques-Alain Miller : August 2018 : Polity

Related texts

Seminar XIX : The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge – Seven Talks at St Anne’s Hospital : 1971-1972: begins on 4th November 1971: Jacques Lacan or here

Seminar XIX: 1971-72: …Ou pire …Or worse : from 8th December 1971 : Jacques Lacan or here

Account (Summary) of Seminar XIX -… Or worse : July 1973 : Jacques Lacan  see here

Autres Écrits: 2001 : Jacques Lacanor here


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