Posts for the “J. Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan” category

Translations of the German used by Jacques Lacan in Seminar VII : 18th & 25th November + 2nd, 9th & 16th December 1959 + 10th January 1960

by Jo Rostron on April 30, 2013

The version used is ‘Seminar VII: The Ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960’ : translated by Dennis Porter : Routledge, UK, 1992 :  First session: 18th November 1959 (Dates are given at (…)

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Seminar VII : 13th January 1960 : p92 : “is desire conscious or unconscious?” : May 4th 2013 Reading Group : (Dream of the Botanical Monograph)

by Julia Evans on April 22, 2013

Notes in preparation for the May 4th Reading Group Meeting During the 20th April meeting, we moved from questions of ‘Das Ding’ : Seminar VII: Session of 23rd December 1959: p84 near end: (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis : Session of 23rd December 1959: p81 – 1st and 2nd paragraph : ‘I am what I am’

by Julia Evans on March 23, 2013

Discussed at the Seminar VII Reading Group, on 23rd March 2013. The passage: The issue I want to raise today concerns their privileged structure in relation to the structure of (…)

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Dates for the summer term – Reading Seminar VII Group – & information about our March 23rd meeting

by Julia Evans on March 14, 2013

You are welcome to join in – just come along.   1)  Stop press: Saturday 23rd March – Room 102, Senate House – last session of the Spring Term   On (…)

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Preliminary notes from Seminar VII: 2nd & 9th December 1959 : p38 & p48 (Jean-Bertrand Lefèvre-Pontalis’ intervention : meeting on 5th January 2013 & 8th December 2012

by Julia Evans on January 9, 2013

5)  Bruno de Florence, www.deflorence.com, offers the following notes on the passage we have read.  I, Julia, hope to catch up with the last 3 notes as soon as possible. Notes (…)

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Notes from the Reading Seminar VII Group on 5th January 2013 & 8th December 2012 (Seminar VII : 2nd & 9th December 1959 : p48)

by Julia Evans on January 5, 2013

Notices 1)  The next meeting is on Saturday 19th January in Room 102 of Senate House. Times: 10:30-12:30 am. 2)  We start reading at Seminar VII: session of 16th December (…)

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Seminar VII : 2nd December 1959 : An intervention by Jean-Bertrand Lefèvre-Pontalis on Sigmund Freud’s Project: Reading Group of 8th December 2012 (p35 to 48)

by Julia Evans on December 8, 2012

Notes from Reading Group of 8th December 2012 From Seminar VII: 2nd December 1959: Chapter III: Rereading the ‘Entwurf’ Sub-headings: An ethics not a psychology; How reality is constituted; A (…)

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Notes from Seminar VII : 25th November 1959 : p27 to 34 (Diagram p34 corrected) : Read on 15th November 2012

by Julia Evans on November 15, 2012

[1)  Jean-Bertrand Lefèvre-Pontalis’s missing intervention into Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis Seminar VII : Presentation (in French) on the ‘Entwurf’ (Project for a Scientific Psychology: Sigmund Freud) and the (…)

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A tangled web of “ethos” : comment on Seminar VII, The ethics of psychoanalysis, 25th November 1959

by Nicholas Stylianou on October 31, 2012

Please find below my findings on the ἔθος / ἦθος / ήθος terminology.   I have been following up the line which says:   “…habits – that’s what is meant (…)

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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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