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Register Now! for Symposium 2017: Women Now on April 8, 2017

Posted January 1st, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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More news to follow on this interesting and exciting conference:   Symposium 2017: Women Now on April 8, 2017  at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City.


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SYMPOSIUM 2017 – WOMEN NOW: SPEAKERS LIST

Arlene Richards, EdD         Opening Plenary
Panel I Parenting
Kim Kleinman –                                           chair/discussant
Sara and Robert LeVine

Mid-Morning Plenary

Rick Friedman                                           Read the rest of this post »

AAPCSW Mind and Milieu Conference

Posted December 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read:  Flyer for the AAPCSW Mind and Milieu Conference In Baltimore, MD on March 23-26, 2917.

New Books from IPBooks to be Available at APsaA January Meetings

Posted December 8th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Come by the IPBooks table at the APsaA January Meetings at the Waldorf Astoria from January 18 to 22, 2017.

IPBooks Authors will be at our IPBooks table in the Jade Room at the following times:

 

John Kafka, Author of Psychoanalysis: Unveiling the Past:  11:30am 2:00pm Thursday
Click Here to Read Purchase: Psychoanalysis: Unveiling the Past — Discovering the New.  Selected Papers of John S. Kafka.   Read the rest of this post »

Communicating climate change: a psychoanalysis

Posted January 19th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Science News

Click Here to Read and Listen To:    Communicating climate change: a psychoanalysis – Science Weekly podcast
What is the psychology behind climate change denial? Can it be overcome? And what communication tips can scientists take from political campaigns? Presented by Ian Sample and produced by Max Sanderson on the Guardian website on January 19, 2017.

Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

Trump is following the authoritarian playbook

Posted January 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read and View: Trump is following the authoritarian playbook by Ruth Ben-Ghiat on the CNN website on January 17, 2017

The Fundamental Epistemological Situation. Psychic Reality and the Limitations of Classical Theory with Howard Levine at CFS

Posted January 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: A Dangerous Method

SAVE THE DATE: March 10, 2016; 8:00-10:00pm

The Contemporary Freudian Society and the Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society are pleased to announce Distinguished Psychoanalyst and Contemporary Freudian Society member Dr. Howard Levine will visit New York to present his paper “The Fundamental Epistemological Situation. Psychic Reality and the Limitations of Classical Theory.”

Location: TBA
We are very pleased to have Dr. Levine join us for this special event.
More information will follow soon.

Eight billionaires control as much wealth as the bottom half of the world’s population

Posted January 17th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

Click Here to Read:  Eight billionaires control as much wealth as the bottom half of the world’s population: Oxfam issues report on eve of Davos conference on the World Socialist Web Site on January 17, 2016.

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore by Rafael Medoff on the Algemeiner Website on January 16, 2017.

Ben Hecht. Photo: Alchetron.

Isaac Bashevis Singer, The Art of Fiction No. 42

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Isaac Bashevis Singer, The Art of Fiction No. 42 Interviewed by Harold Flender in The Paris Review, ISSUE 44, FALL 1968.

VIDEO STILL OF ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER, BY TETSUO KOGAWA, 1977.

Faces Of Abuse: Portrait Of A Couple A Psychoanalytic Study Of The Film: A Woman Under The Influence

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Click Here to Read:  Faces Of Abuse: Portrait Of A Couple A Psychoanalytic Study Of The Film: A Woman Under The Influence by Anita Weinreb Katz, Ph.D. in (1997). Psychoanalytic Review, 84(5):753-767.

The Music Donald Trump Can’t Hear

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: The Music Donald Trump Can’t Hear By Adam Gopnik in The New Yorker on January 13, 2017.

There is an abyss between the man about to assume power and the best shared traditions of the country he represents.

PHOTOGRAPH BY TOM GATES / PICTORIAL PARADE / ARCHIVE PHOTOS / GETTY IMAGES

Movies Monday: Shoah

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

Click Here to Read: Claude Lanzmann: the man who stood witness for the world: He lived a remarkable life: a French resistance fighter, a friend of Jean-Paul Sartre and lover of Simone de Beauvoir. Yet he is best known for his epic film, Shoah, the definitive oral record of those who survived the Holocaust. Now, aged 87, he tells his own extraordinary story by Claude Lanzmann on the Guardian website on March 3, 2012.

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

Click Here to Read: Review of Shoah by Roger Ebert on the RogerEbert.com website on December 29, 2010. Read the rest of this post »

A Farewell to Wonders of America

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Click Here to Read: A Farewell to Wonders of America by Jenna Weissman Joselit on the Forward Website on January 16, 2017.

Hitler’s Professors: A documentation of war crimes by German academics against the Jewish people

Posted January 16th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read: Hitler’s Professors: A documentation of war crimes by German academics against the Jewish people By Clara Weiss on the World Socialist Web Site on January 16, 2017.

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The Dream Cycles of the Analytic Couple with Steven Ellman at IPTAR

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

IPTAR and The New School Psychotherapy Program, Present the Norbert Freedman Memorial Lecture, Honoring a Major Contributor to Psychoanalytic Technique

Steven Ellman, PhD, The Dream Cycles of the Analytic Couple, Introduction by Sheldon Bach, PhD
Sunday April 2, 2017 – 10:00am – 12:30pm, CE: Approved for 2 Credits

IPTAR is proud to honor preeminent Freudian scholar and theoretician Dr. Steven Ellman for his contributions to psychoanalytic theory and technique. Dr. Ellman has inspired countless students and supervisees at IPTAR, as Professor and Director of the City University Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program, at the NYU Postdoctoral Program, and at other institutes for over 30 years. Many of our most respected colleagues were once his students and use him as their model to this day. Read the rest of this post »

Critical Flicker Fusion by William Fried

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books


Click Here to Read:  Review of Critical Flicker Fusion by William Fried Reviewed by Emilie Kutash, PsyD, PhD

Archaeologists Discover New Possible Link To Anne Frank

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Archaeologists Discover New Possible Link To Anne Frank: A unique pendant found in a former Nazi death camp looks similar to one she owned by Willa Frej on the Huffington Post website on January 15, 2017.

One side of the pendant discovered in the Sobibór Nazi death camp along the route that once led to the gas chambers.

Take Me to Bellevue

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  Take Me to Bellevue: review of Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America’s Most Storied Hospital by David Oshinsky reviewed nu Jay Neugeboren in the New York Review of Books in January 19, 2017 Issue.

The Rules of the Game: A New Electoral System

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  The Rules of the Game: A New Electoral System by Eric Maskin and Amartya Sen in the New York Review of Books in the January 19, 2017 Issue

‘The Electoral Vote: Now Let Us Look at It from Another Point of View’; illustration by Thomas Nast, 1876

A Practical Vision of a More Equal Society, review of Inequality: What Can Be Done?

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  A Practical Vision of a More Equal Society, review of Inequality: What Can Be Done? by Anthony B. Atkinso Reviewed by Thomas Piketty in The New York Review of Books in n the June 25, 2015 Issue.

Psychology Sunday: Richard Wiseman

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

Click Here to Read: Richard Wiseman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Richard Wiseman on his own website.

Click Here to Read: 59 Seconds, By Prof Richard Wiseman, Reviewed by Brandon Robshaw on the Indepedendent website April 24, 2010. Read the rest of this post »

Broadway Cast of ‘God Of Vengeance’ Arrested on Obscenity Charges

Posted January 15th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Plays

Click Here to Read: Broadway Cast of ‘God Of Vengeance’ Arrested on Obscenity Charges on the Forward website on January 14, 2017.

The article about the arrest of the cast of “God of Vengeance” on obscenity charges has been translated from the Yiddish by Chana Pollack from the March 7, 1923 edition of the Forverts.

Society Saturday: International Psychoanalytical Association

Posted January 14th, 2017 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Society Saturday

Click Here to Read:  The International Psychoanalytical Association website.

Click Here to Read: The International Psychoanalytical Association on FaceBook

Click Here to Read: About The International Psychoanalytical Association on the Find an Analyst website. Read the rest of this post »