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Symposium 2016: Sexuality and Its Discontents

Posted December 25th, 2007 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Registration is now open for Symposium 2016:  Sexuality and Discontents
March 26th, 2016
Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical School, 98th Street and Madison Avenue
Click Here to Read: The Symposium 2016 Brochure


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= PROGRAM =
08:15–08:50 REGISTRATION & Breakfast Buffet
08:50-09:00 Welcome & Introduction – Arthur Lynch, PhD

09:10–09:45 KEYNOTE Jack Drescher, MD Transgender
09:50–11:20 PANEL I —Transgender
09:50–09:55 Chair/ discussant – Judith Logue, PhD
09:55–10:20 Jack Pula, MD
10:20–10:45 Michael Feldman. MD
10:45–11:05 Discussant – Judith Logue, PhD

= MORNING BREAK 11:05–11:20 =

11:20–12:45 KEYNOTE BOUNDARY VIOLATIONS
11:20-11:55 Glen Gabbard, MD

PANEL II — Boundary Violations
11:55–12:00 Chair – Ruth Imber, PhD
12:00–12:25 Joyce Slochower, PhD
12:25–12:50 Seth Aronson, PsyD
12:50–1:15 Discussant – Ruth Imber, Ph.D

1:15–01:30 Morning Q & A
= LUNCH 1:30–2:30 =
2:30–3:05 Keynote Presentation – Otto Kernberg, MD
SEXUALITY

3:05–4:15 PANEL III — Sexuality
3:05–3:10 Chair – Kerry Kelly Novick,
3:10–3:35 Adrienne Harris, PhD
3:35–4:00 Arlene Kramer Richards, EdD
4:00–4:25 Discussant – Kerry Kelly Novick

4:25-5:15 Symposium Commentary – Harold Blum, M.D.
5:15–6:00 Q and A

= CLOSING 6:00 =

Available now from IPBooks: Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations by Arnold Richards

Posted November 1st, 2007 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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On Sale Now from IPBooks: Psychoanalysis: Critical Conversations: Selected Papers of Arnold Richards Volume 1, published under joint imprint of IPBooks and the Contemporary Freudian Society Books Series.

Click Here to: Purchase  the Book.

Click Here to Read:  Table of Contents of the book.

“To move through the book’s sections is to trace the history of the last half-century of American psychoanalysis as seen through the eyes of someone for whom history has a special significance. . . . readers should anticipate being astonished by the breadth of his interests and the depth of his commitment to psychoanalytic education and knowledge.”

—Bonnie Litowitz, PhD
Editor-in-Chief,  Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association Read the rest of this post »

History Friday: Ian Buruma

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: History Friday

Ianburuma

Click Here to Read: Ian Buruma on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: A Brutal Peace, Review of ‘Year Zero,’ by Ian Buruma, Reviewed by Adam Hochschild in The New York Times on September 27, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Grosz Anatomy Review of: Theater of Cruelty by Ian Buruma, Reviewed By John Cotter in the Open Letters Monthly. Read the rest of this post »

Staking A Claim On ‘Son Of Saul’

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Staking A Claim On ‘Son Of Saul’ in the Jewish Week on February 10, 2016.

Paternity Leave Offers A Surprising Benefit To Women, New Study Finds

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Paternity Leave Offers A Surprising Benefit To Women, New Study Finds.  by Emily Peck on the Huffington Post website on February 7, 2016.

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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg took two months off after his wife, Priscilla Chan, gave birth at the end of 2015

Does Experiencing Therapy Make a Better Therapist?

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

ExperiencingTherapy

Click Here to Read: Does Experiencing Therapy Make a Better Therapist? Personal balance and stability leads to better therapy by Robert T. Muller on his Talkign about Trauma blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 11, 2016.

Finding Beauty in the Darkness

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

Waves

Click Here to Read:  Finding Beauty in the Darkness By Lawernce M. Krauss in The New York Times on Fevruary 11, 2016.

CreditJulian Stratenschulte/European Pressphoto Agency

Has Holocaust history just been rewritten?

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Has Holocaust history just been rewritten? Astonishing new research shows Nazi camp network targeting Jews was ‘twice as big as previously thought’ Researchers have now catalogued more than 42,500 institutions used for persecution and death by Cahal Milmo On the Independent website on March 3, 2013.

Screening & Discussion of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona followed by a discussion with Anna Balas, M.D. at NYPSI

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
BRILL LIBRARY FILM SERIES
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 7:30 pm: Screening & Discussion of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona followed by a discussion with Anna Balas, M.D.
Tickets, click on links & go to events & lectures section:
$15 – General Admission
$12 – NYPSI Members/ Mt. Sinai Employees
$10 – Students with valid ID

By the mid-sixties, Ingmar Bergman (THE SEVENTH SEAL) had already conjured many of the cinema’s most Read the rest of this post »

Integrating the “Global Workspace” with the“Conscious Id” with Maggie Zellner, PhD at NYPSI

Posted February 12th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY  10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Saturday, March 5, 2016, 10 am – 12 pm
Integrating the “Global Workspace” with the“Conscious Id”:Developing a Neuropsychoanalytic Metapsychology with Implications for the Therapy Process with Maggie Zellner, PhD Read the rest of this post »

Meet the Igbo, Nigeria’s Lost Jewish Tribe

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Meet the Igbo, Nigeria’s Lost Jewish Tribe by Sam Kestenbaum on The Forward website on January 24, 2016.

“This Is What Researchers Dream about Finding”: a Fragment about “The Dybbuk”

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Plays

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Click Here to Read: “This Is What Researchers Dream about Finding”: a Fragment about “The Dybbuk” on the YIVO Vilna Collections website on February 10, 2016.

Fragment of manuscript by Michal Weichert in the YIVO materials at the Lithuanian Central
State Archives

Review of the Movie The Big Short by Sandra E. Cohen

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Review of the Movie The Big Short: The Dangers Of Living In Bubbles & Fooling Ourselves By Sandra E. Cohen, Ph.D.

Philosophy Thursday: Theodor Lessing

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

Theodor-Lessing

Click Here to Read: Theodor Lessing on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Walter Rathenau, Theodor Lessing and Jewish self-hatred: Was there Jewish self-hatred in the ancient and medieval world? By Eli Kavon in the Jerusalem Post on February 9. 2016.

Click Here to Read: The Fiery Prophet Who Named Jewish Self-Hatred Reivew of Jewish Self Hatred by Theodor Lessing, tranlsated by Maurice-Ruben Hayoun, Reviewed by Benjamin Ivry on the Forward Website on May 4, 2011. Read the rest of this post »

TV: The Shame of Wisconsin

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

StevenAvery

Click Here to Read: TV: The Shame of Wisconsin, Review of Making a Murderer, a Netflix documentary series directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, Reviewed by Lorrie Moore in the New York Review of Books on February 25, 2016 Issue.

Steven Avery after his arrest in 1985 for a crime he did not commit, and for which he spent eighteen years in prison; from Making a Murderer

On Sublimation by Erik Porge at Après-Coup

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

Sublimination
On Sublimation by Erik Porge
Saturday, February 27, 2016, 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, New York, NY

In his seminar The Logic of the Phantasm (1967), Lacan asserts that sublimation still “remains in a certain Read the rest of this post »

Truth and Knowledge in the Clinic: Working with Freud and Lacan by Erik Porge at Après-Coup

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents
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BOOK PRESENTATION: Truth and Knowledge in the Clinic: Working with Freud and Lacan by Erik Porge
Friday, February 26, 2016, 6:30 pm
The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, New York, NY
Introductory Remarks by Martin Winn

Discussing his latest work, Erik Porge will focus on the theme of psychoanalytic transmission, showing how some Read the rest of this post »

Why Are Painful Emotions So Hard to Handle?

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Why Are Painful Emotions So Hard to Handle? Unbearable painful feelings, guilt, shame and hurt may occur when we fail by Leon Hoffman on his Beyond Freud blog on the Psychology Today blogs on February 10, 2016.

Triumphalist Religiosity: The Unanticipated Problem of the 21st Century

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Triumphalist Religiosity

Click Here to Read: Triumphalist Religiosity: The Unanticipated Problem of the 21st Century: Why the key to the great civilizational clash of our time is understanding faithful people of all religions who must dominate non-believers to uphold their own truth By Richard Landes on the Tablet Website on February 10, 2016.

First-time director tackles the world of psychoanalysis in micro budget feature

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

PsychoanalysisMovie

Click Here to Read: First-time director tackles the world of psychoanalysis in micro budget feature By Harry Windsor on the if.com.au on February 11, 2016.

Is U.S. ‘presidentialist’ democracy failing?

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

sanderstrump

Click Here to Read: Is U.S. ‘presidentialist’ democracy failing? By Charles Lane in the Washington Post on February 10, 2016.

Bernie Sanders, left, and Donald Trump. (Getty Images; Associated Press)

The Dyer’s Hand: Some Aspects of the Psychoanalyst’s Actions with Anton Kris, M.D. at NYPSI

Posted February 11th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE: WORKS IN PROGRESS
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY   10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
w.nypsi.org
Wednesday

March 2, 2016, 8 p.m., The Dyer’s Hand: Some Aspects of the Psychoanalyst’s Actions with Anton Kris, M.D.
FREE. All are welcome.
Click on: RSVP

The title, taken from Shakespeare’s description of his own acting, “my nature is subdued to what it works in, like the Read the rest of this post »