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Coming Soon from IPBooks: Spaldeen: Poems by Henry Seiden

Posted August 19th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read About: Spaldeen: Poems by Henry Seiden.

Click Here to Read: Poetry Monday: Henry Seiden on this website.

New From IPBooks.net: On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of American Slavery: By Volney Gay

Posted August 13th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Purchase: On the Pleasures of Owning Persons: The Hidden Face of  American Slavery: By Volney Gay

In Press, In Production, & In Contract from IPBooks

Posted August 10th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Books

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Sander Abend: A Brief Introduction to Sigmund Freud’s Psychoanalysis And His Enduring Legacy

Click Here to Read About: This Book on IPBooks.net

Sheldon Bach: Chimeras and Other Writings: Selected Papers of Sheldon Bach  Read the rest of this post »

Scary Old Sex by Arlene Heyman available now on IPBooks

Posted August 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Puchase:  Scary Old Sex by Arlene Heyman on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read: Review: In ‘Scary Old Sex,’ Arlene Heyman Mines the Details By Dwight Garner in The New York Times on March 8, 2016.

Click Here to Read: 3 Audios Featuring Arlene Heyman on Scary Old Sex on this website.

Click Here to Read: The real fifty shades of ‘grey’ – tales from the psychiatrist’s couch by Harriet Alexander on the Telegraph websiteon February 5, 2016. Read the rest of this post »

Announcing a trauma conference and an invite to submit papers

Posted March 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

OCTOBER 20–22, 2016
The George Washington University, Washington, DC

Please consider submitting a paper or a group presentation or discussion of film or literature or current national and international terror. This is a very special conference made up of many disciplines to speak to the horror of trauma in individuals, culture, and society.

Members and Candidates are welcome and invited to participate.

Many of you are interested in trauma so please attend and submit your own work.

Click Here for the Website for this conference.

 

Philosophy Thursday: Slavoj Žižek

Posted August 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:  Slavoj  Žižek on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Slavoj Zizek: In the Wake of Paris Attacks the Left Must Embrace Its Radical Western Roots: Zizek responds to his critics on the refugee crisis BY Slacoj ŽiŽek on the In These Times website on November 16, 2015.

Click Here to Read:   Slavoj Zizek: I am not the world’s hippest philosopher! The coolest and most influential leftist in Europe tells Salon he battles depression — and those who worship him By Katie Engelhart on the Salon website on December 29, 2012. Read the rest of this post »

Beyond Trump: Where will the Republican Party go after 2016?

Posted August 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Beyond Trump: Where will the Republican Party go after 2016? by Leigh Ann Caldwell & Bennjy Sarlin with Photographs Mark Peterson and Videos by Matt Rivera on the NBC News.com website on August 25, 2016.

Toots Thielemans: 1922-2016

Posted August 25th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music, Obituaries

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Click Here to Read:  Toots Thielemans: 1922-2016 “That little space between a smile and a tear” By James Brewer on the World Socialist Web Site on August 25, 2016.

Toots Thielemans [PHOTOS: Jos Knaepen from tootsthielemans.com]

Review of The Jewish World Of Sigmund Freud

Posted August 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Review of The Jewish World Of Sigmund Freud edited by Arnold D. Richards, reviewed by Yves Laberge in German Studies Review, p. 201-202, Vol. 35, No. 1 February 2012.

 

Writer’s Wednesday: Amos Oz

Posted August 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

עמוס עוז סופר  עטיפת ספר ערבית אילן אסייגClick Here to Read:  Amos Oz on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Spirit Level: Amos Oz writes the story of Israe. By David Remnick in The New Yorker in the November 8, 2004 Issue.

Click Here to Read: Amos Oz, The Art of Fiction No. 148 Interviewed by Shusha Guppy in the Paris Review Fall 1996 No. 140. Read the rest of this post »

Scientists say they’ve found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor

Posted August 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Scientists say they’ve found a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, our closest neighbor By Rachel Feltman in the Washington Post on August 24, 2016.

Artist’s impression of the planet orbiting Proxima Centauri. (ESO/G. Coleman)

A Graphic Novel Chronicles Woody Guthrie’s Dust Bowl Years

Posted August 24th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News, Guthrie Centenary, Movies

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Click Here to Read: A Graphic Novel Chronicles Woody Guthrie’s Dust Bowl Years by Allison Meier on the HyperAllergic website on August 23, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Woody Guthrie’s lyrics about Donald Trump’s ‘racist’ father discovered by Will Kaufman ZAPIT website on Jannuary 22, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Donald Trump and Hugo Chavez: Demagogues who come to Destroy by Daniel Benveniste, Ph.D. on August 16, 2016.

A Public Manifesto Citizen Therapists Against Trumpism

Posted August 23rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: A Public Manifesto Citizen Therapists Against Trumpism on the Citizen Therapist website.

The Right’s Favorite Anti-LGBT Doctor Strikes Again

Posted August 23rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The Right’s Favorite Anti-LGBT Doctor Strikes Again: Dr. Paul McHugh has a long history of anti-science, anti-LGBT stances. That doesn’t stop conservative media from lauding his work by Samantha Allen on the Daily Beast Website on August 23, 2016,

Explore the Harvard Art Museums’ Massive Bauhaus Collection Online

Posted August 23rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: Explore the Harvard Art Museums’ Massive Bauhaus Collection Online by Claire Voon on The HyperAllergic website on August 22, 2016.

Marianne Brandt, “Untitled [with Anna May Wong]” (1929) (Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Purchase through the generosity of the Friends of the Busch-Reisinger Museum and their Acquisitions Committee, Richard and Priscilla Hunt, Elizabeth C. Lyman, Mildred Rendl-Marcus, and Sylvia de Cuevas, 2006.25. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. photo: Harvard Art Museums, © President and Fellows of Harvard College)

Movies Monday: Breathing

Posted August 22nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read: “Breathing”: The Psychoanalytic Orientation of Karl Markovics, Reviewed by Claire Beth Steinberger.

Click Here to Read: Breathing (film) on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Breathing – review by Peter Bradshaw on the Guardian webswite on April 19, 2012. Read the rest of this post »

Can the Lutheran Church in America Shun Its Antisemitic Roots?

Posted August 22nd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Can the Lutheran Church in America Shun Its Antisemitic Roots? by Ron Jontof-Hutter on the Algemeiner website on August 21, 2016.

Martin Luther (Lucas Cranach the Elder). Photo: Wikipedia

Freudian psychoanalysis is so popular in Argentina, even prisoners go once a week

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Freudian psychoanalysis is so popular in Argentina, even prisoners go once a week by Olivia Goldhill on the Quartz Daily Website on August 20, 2016.

Freudian psychoanalysis provides the framework for therapy in an Argentinean prison. (Wikimedia Commons)

A Suicidologist’s New Challenge: The George Washington Bridge

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: A Suicidologist’s New Challenge: The George Washington Bridge By Gabrielel Glaser in The New York Times on August 19, 2016.

Dr. Madelyn Gould in her office near the George Washington BridgeCreditAlex Wroblewski/The New York Times

The Virtues of Reality

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: The Virtues of Reality by Ross Douthat in The New York Times on August 20, 2016.

CreditPhilip Sowels/Future Publishing, via Getty Images

 

Gender Diagnoses and ICD-11

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Gender Diagnoses and ICD-11 by Jack Drescher, M.D. in Psychiatric Times August 15, 2016.

How Trolls Are Ruining the Internet

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: How Trolls Are Ruining the Internet by Joel Stein on The Times website on August 18, 2016.

Psychology Sunday: Steve Appelbaum

Posted August 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

Click Here to Read: Evocativeness: Moving and Persuasive Interventions in Psychotherapy by Stephen A. Appelbaum, Reviewed By Marilyn Metzl in American Psychological Association Division 39 Reviews, Summer 2002, pp. 47-49.

Click Here to Read: Unexplained Healing Techniques: Review of The Mystery of Healing
by Stephen A. Appelbaum, PhD, reviewed by Jule Klotter on the tldp website.

Click Here to Read: Other Posts on Psychology Sunday on this Website.

60 Years Ago, Edward R. Murrow Took Down Joseph McCarthy

Posted August 20th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read and View: 60 Years Ago, Edward R. Murrow Took Down Joseph McCarthy by Jack Mirkinson in the Huffington Post on March 10, 2014,