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Your invitation to join the conversations and discussions at the November LW WG meeting

by Julia Evans on October 29, 2012

 1)  Next LacanianWorks Working Group Meeting:  Saturday 3rd November between 10.30am and 12.30   There will be the usual mixture of conversations and presentations from Bruce Scott, Bruno de Florence, Jo (…)

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Notes on p19-27 of Seminar VII: 25th November 1959: Reading Group of 27th October 2012 (Dream of ‘strawberries’ & of ‘dead father’)

by Julia Evans on October 27, 2012

REFERENCES – References for Dream of ‘dead father’ : see below for notes on these references. The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st November 1899 (published as 1900): Sigmund Freud  : Available (…)

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Further comments on ‘perverse jouissance’: Seminar VII:18th November 1959

by Julia Evans on October 22, 2012

Related texts Seminar VII: The ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960: from 18th November 1959 : Jacques Lacan or here Texts from the “Reading Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis”’ group : here  The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st (…)

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Tribute to Thomas Szasz (April 15th 1920 – September 8th 2012)

by Julia Evans on October 18, 2012

Available here Thomas Stephen Szasz, M.D., 92, died at his home in Manlius, N.Y. on September 8, 2012. He was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1920, and emigrated to the (…)

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‘policy-based evidence, not evidence-based policy’ : John Kay speaks

by Julia Evans on October 16, 2012

Full quote: ‘These commercial decisions often reflect policy-based evidence, not evidence-based policy. Doing the deal is what matters: …. ‘ Quoted from: The brashness and bravado in big deals by (…)

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Giles Fraser reinterpretes ‘Kant avec Sade’ around Occupy London at St Paul’s

by Julia Evans on October 14, 2012

There are a series of relevant articles waiting to be posted. I have given up saving to the desktop as it is now covered with urgent postings.  The new file (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: 18th November 1959 : p7 to 15 : Reading Group of 6th October 2012

by Julia Evans on October 6, 2012

 (Wo es War, … & polymorphous perversion & definition of Jouissance & Happiness)   Keep an eye on posts to LacanianWorks.net  at the category ‘Reading Seminar VII’, here Related texts Seminar VII: (…)

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CHRE(PSA) trumpets its success in creating a ghetto of wellbeing practitioners who are compliant (for a fee) to the Government’s fantasy of safeguarding.

by Julia Evans on October 3, 2012

Contents: 1.  Introductory questions 2.  The CHRE(PSA) 3rd October 2012 circulation 3.  Attachments to the CHRE(PSA) circulation of 3rd October 2012 (i) Accredited Voluntary registers:  Standards for organisations holding a (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: 18th November 1959 : p1-7 : 15th September 2012 Reading Group Meeting

by Julia Evans on September 15, 2012

During the introduction to the Reading Group, Bruno de Florence volunteered to read the seminar in French to check the translation.  It transpires there are a number of mistakes and (…)

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Welcome to the first session of Reading Jacques Lacan: Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis.

by Julia Evans on September 15, 2012

Hello I am Julia Evans and this is Bruno de Florence.  The only reason for us speaking at the start is that this group has been devised between us. We (…)

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