Archive for March, 2009

My Media and My Inner World: A Natural History by Robert M. Young

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

Click Here to Read: My Media and My Inner World: A Natural History by Robert M. Young.

Robert M. Young is from Dallas, Texas but has lived in England since 1960. He studied Philosophy at Yale, Medical Sciences at Rochester and History & Philosophy of Science at Cambridge where he taught for a dozen years. He later trained as a psychoanalytic psychotherapist and was Professor of Psychotherapy and Psychoanalytic Studies at the University of Sheffield until he retired. He now lives in London and practices psychotherapy. Further information and writings are at http://www.psychoanalysis-and-therapy.com
Email: robert@rmy1.demon.coo.uk

Cognitive Neuroscience of Sleep and Memory: What’s in a Dream?

Monday, March 30th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Arnold Pfeffer Center for Neuropsychoanalysis
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd
                        
Saturday, April 4, 2009 at 10 a.m.

Robert Stickgold, Ph.D. will speak about the Cognitive Neuroscience of Sleep and Memory: What’s in a Dream?  Mark Blechner, Ph.D. will be the discussant.

For information about our training programs please visit us at: www.psychoanalysis.org

Bertha Pappenheim/Anna O.

Monday, March 30th, 2009

 

 

 

Click Here To Read: “Bertha Pappenheim/Anna O.,” an essay by Sheldon Goodman. 

Click Here To Read: Previous post on this website about Bertha Pappenheim.

Scientists Map the Brain, Gene by Gene

Monday, March 30th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read: Scientists Map the Brain, Gene by Gene By Jonah Lehrer on the Wired Magazine website on March 28, 2009.

The Postmodern Financial Crisis by André Glucksmann

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

Click Here To Read: The Postmodern Financial Crisis by André Glucksmann from the City Journal website,  2009, Volume 19 no 1.

Aboard the Imperial Star Ship Ameriprise

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

 

Click Here to Read: Aboard the Imperial Star Ship Ameriprise by William Astore and Tom Engelhardt on the Anti-war.com website on  March 27, 2009.

William Shatner as Captain Kirk

Reform is needed. Reform is in the air. We can’t afford to fail

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

 

Click Here to Read: Reform is needed. Reform is in the air. We can’t afford to fail by  Joseph Stiglitz on The Guardian website on March 27, 2009.

Joseph Stiglitz

The Big Takeover by Matt Taibbi

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read: The Big Takeover The global economic crisis isn’t about money – it’s about power. How Wall Street insiders are using the bailout to stage a revolution by Matt Taibbi on the Rolling Stone website on March 19, 2009.

“He smiled a lot” An interview with Margarethe Lutz

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

 

Click Here to Read: “He smiled a lot” an interview with Margarethe Lutz by Christine Dohlen on the Suddeutsche Zeitung Magazin Website on March 13, 2009.  (Google English translation may not show on Mac computers.)

What can Psychoanalysis Learn from Enhanced Awareness of Architecture and Design?

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Click Here To Read: What can Psychoanalysis Learn from Enhanced Awareness of Architecture and Design?  by Stephen M. Sonnenberg. 

This article previously appeared as: Sonnenberg, Stephen M. (2005). What can Psychoanalysis Learn from Enhanced Awareness of Architecture and Design? Annual of Psychoanalysis, 33:39-56 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Pope’s condom message is out of touch, unrealistic by Ralph Roughton

Friday, March 27th, 2009

                          

 Click Here to Read: Pope’s condom message is out of touch, unrealistic by Ralph Roughton on the AJC website on March 25, 2009.

 

Ralph Roughton

Jonathan Torgovnik, Photographer

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Jonathan Torgovnik’s (b. 1969, Israel) photographs have been widely exhibited and published in numerous international publications, including Newsweek, Aperture, GEO, Sunday Times Magazine, and Stern, among others. He has been a contract photographer for Newsweek magazine since 2005, and is on the faculty of the International Center of Photography School in New York.
In 2007, Torgovnik won the National Portrait Gallery’s Photographic Portrait Prize for an image from Intended Consequences, his long term project on Rwandan women that were raped during the 1994 genocide and have a child as a result. Aperture Foundation just published the book of Intended Consequences.

Photograph by Jonathan Torgovnik  (more…)

Twelve hours of Anna Freud under a Nazi interrogation lamp

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read:   Twelve hours of Anna Freud under a Nazi interrogation lamp By Jerry Tallmer on the Villager website in Volume 73, Number 23 | October 8 – 14, 2003.

Left to right, Liz Amberly as Anna and Bob Adrian as Freud

Trivial Pursuits: The Seinfeld Show by Harvey Roy Greenberg

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

 

 Click Here to Read: Trivial Pursuits: The Seinfeld Show by Harvey Roy Greenberg.  (This article was written when Seinfeld was in its eighth season. It ran from July 1989 to May 1998.)

Jim Hall at the Library of Congress.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

 

 

Click Here to Read:  Jim Hall at the Library of Congress.

Silvan Research/Clinical Fellowship

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
247 East 82nd St., New York, NY  10028
                                
SILVAN RESEARCH/CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP

SCHOLARSHIP FOR 4 YEARS OF ANALYTIC TUITION & SUPERVISORY FEES
Interested in pursuing psychoanalytic training in combination with a full-time academic research career?  Come to NYPSI if you see the value of full psychoanalytic training as a way of enhancing your research interests and career.  Applicants already established in other academic centers are welcome.
Affiliations with Adelphi University, Dept. of Psychology; City University, Dept. of Clinical Psychology; and Mt. Sinai Dept. of Psychiatry.
For information contact Wendy Olesker, Ph.D. at Wendy_Olesker@psychoanalysis.net or John Crow, M.D. at jfcrow@med.cornell.edu

For information about our training programs please visit us at: www.psychoanalysis.org

Jerusalem: Forever The World’s Most Coveted Piece Of Real Estate

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

 Click Here To Read:  Jerusalem: Forever The World’s Most Coveted Piece Of Real Estate By Karl J. Paloucek on The Channel Guide website in the April 2009 edition.

Peter Wolson’s Paper at Symposium 2009

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Click Here To Read: Peter Wolson’s Contribution entitled “Political Power: An Alluring Stimulant for Regression and Omnipotence” to the panel: “Theoretical & Clnical Perspectives on Power & Politics” at Symposium 2009: Greed, Sex, Money, Power, and Politics, Mount Sinai Medical Center: Goldwurm Auditorium, 1425 Madison Avenue, February 21st & 22nd, 2009.

Hysterical Men and Mind to Mind Book Reviews

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Click Here To Read:  Hysterical Men: The Hidden History of Male Nervous Illness by Mark S. Micale reviewed by Harrington, Ph.D. on the Metapsychology online reviews website.

Click Here To Read: Mind to Mind: Infant Research, Neuroscience, and Psychoanalysis by Elliot L. Jurist, Arietta Slade, and Sharone Bergner (Editors) reviewed by Jason Thompson on the Metapsychology online reviews website.

Final Discussion and Closing Remarks from The Future of Psychoanalytic Education Conference

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

THE FUTURE OF PSYCHOANALYTIC EDUCATON: PRESERVATION AND INNOVATION
Cochairs: Jane S. Hall and Arnold D. Richards
Farkas Auditorium,
NYU School of Medicine NYU School of Medicine
November 16, 2008

Click Here To Listen To:  Closing Discussion James L. Fosshage with keynote panelists and audience participation Part 1.

Click Here To Listen To:  Closing Discussion James L. Fosshage with keynote panelists and audience participation Part 2.

Click Here to Listen to: Closing Remarks by James Fosshage

Click Here To Listen to:  Final Comments: Arnold Richards and Audience Member


Click Here to Listen to: Introduction and Keynote Speakers on this website

Click Here To Listen to: Roundtable #1 on this website

Click Here To Listen to: Roundtable #2 on this website