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Happy New Year from IPBooks!

Posted February 1st, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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It has been a great year for IPBooks!

Published  in 2014:

The Interwoven Lives of Sigmund, Anna and W. Ernest Freud by Daniel Benveniste

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The Exploiters by Harvey Kaplan.
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Male Homosexuality, Kindle Edition by Richard Friedman, MD.
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Why war, ISIS, modern asylums, Dostoyevsky from Sasha Rolde on InternationalPsychoanalysis.net

Posted January 22nd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues:

As we brace for yet another snow storm in the northeast, the international psychoanalytic website is the silver lining to provide us with interesting reading psychoanalytic material that applies to both our profession and the to society and world events.

Once again, I will give you my choices followed by the list of contents.
1) There is a current revival of Sabina Spielrein’ contributions. If you can, do attend this meeting:

“Dr. Launer has used in-depth research into Spielrein***s letters, diaries and Read the rest of this post »

Villa Aurora: The Making of a Movie

Posted January 4th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora: The Making of a Movie by Tamar Simon Hoffs and Carolyn Pfeiffer.

Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora Look Book.

Register Now! Symposium 2015: Brain, Mind, and Body

Posted December 27th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Early Registration extended to February 16!. $135 for a regular registration, $79.50 for a student with proof. Click on the drop down menus when you register.

Symposium 2015: Brain, Mind, and Body

Register now at the early rate! (until February 6th)
March 21, 2015
Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical Center
1425 Madison Avenue

Click Here to Register:  for Symposium 2015.

Click Here to Read: Flyer for Symposium 2015 with Program Description and Schedule.

AAPCSW Conference: The Art of Listening

Posted October 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: AAPCSW Conference: The Art of Listening Description as PDF

American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
AAPCSW
The Art of Listening: Psychoanalytic Transformations
March 12–15, 2015
Durham Convention Center / Durham Marriott City Center Hotel
Durham, North Carolina Read the rest of this post »

Donations to InternationalPsychoanalysis.net

Posted October 4th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Internationanalpsychoanalysis.net has flourished in a remarkable way since it was launched in January 2007. It has become both an archive and a news source.

One of the serendipitous outgrowths of its presence and has been that we have even more reasons to experience ourselves as a community with a history, elders, anniversaries, anecdotes, a paper trail, photos and relics of our founders — and evidence of our on-going growth and adaptation to a very changed therapeutic world.

But the growth has outpaced the cottage and one computer.

Are you able to contribute to the cost of our widening scope?

We will use contributions to internationalpsychoanalysis.net to scan and transcribe papers, search archives, find photographs format documents and upload recordings and videos. It is labor intensive and for me a labor of love [but for the helpers, indeed, work]. Read the rest of this post »

Alice Neel’s Brothers Karamazov

Posted February 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: Alice Neel’s Brothers Karamazov by Dan  Piepenbring on the in The Paris Review on February 24, 2015.

The Healing Word: Its Past, Present, and Future

Posted February 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: The Healing Word: Its Past, Present, and Future by Thomaz Szasz on the Thomas Szasz Cybercenter for Liberty and Responsibility website.

What Man Has Made of Man

Posted February 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read:  What Man Has Made of Man:  A Study of the Consequences of Platonism and Postivism in Psychology by Mortimer J. Adler on the archive.com website.

Philosophy Thursday: John Stuart Mill

Posted February 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: John Stuart Mill on Wikipeda.

Click Here to Read: John Stuart Mill on the Stanford University Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read:  John Stuart Mill as a social science founder on the Understanding Philosopjy website on August 31, 2009.

Click Here to Read: John Stuart Mill’s relationships, his “mental crisis,” and the writing of The Subjection of women by Şule Özler, Ph.D. and Pys.D on UClA website. Read the rest of this post »

Haiti and Romania: Drama and social life in Murder in Pacot and Why me?

Posted February 25th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Haiti and Romania: Drama and social life in Murder in Pacot and Why me? By Stefan Steinberg On the World Socialist Web Site on  February 25, 2015.

Writer’s Wednesday: D.H. Lawrence

Posted February 25th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Writers Wednesday

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Click Here to Read: D.H. Lawrence on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: D.H. Lawrence Biography Poet, Playwright, Author, Journalist (1885–1930) on the Biography.com Website.

Click Here to Read: The Deep End: A new life of D. H. Lawrence. by Benjamin Kunkel In The New Yorker in the December 19, 2005 Issue.

Click Here to Read: The trial of Lady Chatterley’s Lover: No other jury verdict has had such a profound social impact as the acquittal of Penguin Books in the Lady Read the rest of this post »

When the Best Sex Is Extramarital

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  When the Best Sex Is Extramarital By Lawrence Josephs in The New York Times on February 24, 2015.

Pearl King obituary: Psychoanalyst who was able to free individuals and institutions from conflict

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

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Click Here to Read: Pearl King obituary: Psychoanalyst who was able to free individuals and institutions from conflict by Ken Robinson on The Guardian Website on February 5, 2015.

Illusions of a Future: Psychoanalysis and the Biopolitics of Desire

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Review of Kate Schechter 2014 ‘Illusions of a Future: Psychoanalysis and the Biopolitics of Desire’ Reviewed by Justin Clemens on the Society and Space Website.

Picking Up a Memoir of Madness: ‘He Wanted the Moon’ Is an Extraordinary Effort to Chronicle Bipolar Disease

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Picking Up a Memoir of Madness: ‘He Wanted the Moon’ Is an Extraordinary Effort to Chronicle Bipolar Disease by By Mimi Baird, with Eve Claxton, in The New York Times on February 23, 2015.

87th Academy Awards: A more intriguing event than in recent years

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: 87th Academy Awards: A more intriguing event than in recent years By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on February 24, 2015.

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Psychoanalysis and the Endings of Shakespeare’s plays with Erwin Flaxman at NYPSI

Posted February 24th, 2015 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
www.nypsi.org

NOTE CHANGE IN DATE: TUESDAY March 3, 2015, 8 p.m.
Erwin Flaxman, Ph.D. will present Psychoanalysis and the Endings of Shakespeare’s plays Read the rest of this post »

Lois Oppenheim, Ph.D. in Conversation with . . . Bill T. Jones at NYPSI

Posted February 24th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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

Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:30 pm
$25 General Admission
$20 Mt. Sinai employees with valid ID
$15 for NYPSI members
10 Students with valid ID
Tickets HERE,  nypsi.org, or 212-879-6900

Lois Oppenheim, Ph.D. in Conversation with . . . Bill T. Jones Read the rest of this post »

My Stroke of Insight: Jill Bolte Taylor’s Ted Talk

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to View: My Stroke of Insight: Jill Bolte Taylor’s Ted Talk on the Ted Website filmed February 2008.

Why It’s Time To Take A New Look At Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: Why It’s Time To Take A New Look At Psychoanalytic  Psychotherapy by Todd Essig on the February 23, 2015.

Still Alice and Kingsman: The Secret Service—A woman battles disease and a street kid helps save the world

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Still Alice and Kingsman: The Secret Service—A woman battles disease and a street kid helps save the world By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on February 23, 2015.

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The Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis Nexus: “Mental Disorders” Drives Big Pharma Profit and Social Control

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: The Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis Nexus: “Mental Disorders” Drives Big Pharma Profit and Social Control By Joachim Hagopian on the Global Research website on February 23, 2015.

John Stuart Mill’s relationships, his “mental crisis,” and the writing of The Subjection of Women

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Papers

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Click Here to Read: John Stuart Mill’s relationships, his “mental crisis,” and the writing of The Subjection of Women by Şule Özler, Ph.D. and Pys.D. on the  UCLA website.

Analysts’ couch therapy is a ‘shrinking’ profession

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Analysts’ couch therapy is a ‘shrinking’ profession By Susannah Cahalan in The New York Post on February 22, 2015.

‘The Evil Hours,’ by David J. Morris

Posted February 23rd, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  ‘The Evil Hours,’ by David J. Morris, Reviewed by Jennifer Percy in The New York Times on February 20, 2015.