Interview on the steps of the Pantheon : Wednesday 13th May 1970 : Jacques Lacan

by Julia Evans on May 13, 1970

Published as part of Seminar XVII.

a)  Translated by Cormac Gallagher from tape-recordings.

This text is therefore unedited and includes many more of the interventions than the edited version.

Available as Session 12 of Title: ‘The seminar of Jacques Lacan: Book XVII: Psychoanalysis upside down/The reverse side of psychoanalysis’

Dates: 1969-1970

Published at www.lacaninireland.com

Available here.

Wednesday 13th May 1970 : Session 12 : As the Law Faculty was closed because of the date, the Seminar could not be held. Jacques Lacan answered a certain number of questions that were put to him ‘on the steps of the Pantheon’. This is the transcription of Lacan’s answers.  Several questions, inaudible on the recording, are missing. : p209-218

b) Translated by Russell Grigg

Available as Chapter X of Title: ‘The Other side of psychoanalysis: The seminar of Jacques Lacan: Book XVII’

Edited by Jacques-Alain Miller

Published: W.W. Norton & Co: 2007

THE OTHER SIDE OF CONTEMPORARY LIFE

13th May 1970: Interview on the steps of the Pantheon : Subtitles; Affects; Philosophy and psychoanalysis; The student and the proletarian

Notes

Some relations between Jacques Lacan and Søren Kierkegaard: Seminars II, VII, X, XVII, XX & two of the Écrits or here  by Julia Evans on December 16, 2011

c)  Availability also given here:

Seminar XVII: Psychoanalysis upside down/The reverse side of psychoanalysis: 1969-1970 : from 26th November 1969: Jacques Lacan or here

d) Related posts:

Analyticon: Impromptu No. 1 : 3rd December 1969 : given at Vincennes: Jacques Lacan or here

Lacan: Seminar XVII: The Other Side of Psychoanalysis: 1969-1970 or Seminar XVII: Psychoanalysis upside down/The reverse side of psychoanalysis: 1969-1970 Jacques Lacan begins 26th November 1969

Radiophonie: 9th April & 5th June 1970: Jacques Lacan or here

Analyticon 2 : Impromptu Number 2 : given at Vincennes : Wednesday 4th June 1970 : Jacques Lacan or here

f) Further information:

Posts for the “B. Seminar VI : towards NLS in Ghent, 2014” category : Available here

A number of the references commented on by Jacques Lacan are available at Seminar VI: Desire and its interpretation: 1958-1959 : from 12th November 1958 : Jacques Lacan or here

‘Posts for the “A. Reading Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis”’ category : here

Posts for the “D. Reading Seminar X Group” category: available here