Archive for April, 2009

Meet The Presenter: Arnold Goldberg at the IPA Chicago Congress

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Arnold Goldberg with be a discussant of the opening Cecilio Paniagua’s preentation at the IPA Chicago Congress the other discussants will be Marilia Aisenstein and Leonardo Peskin, and the panel will be chaired by Cláudio Laks Eizirik.

Click Here to Read: A short biography of Arnold Goldberg.

I Know Not Seems: In The Bedroom, directed by Todd Field, reviewed by Harvey Roy Greenberg

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Click Here to Read: I Know Not Seems: In The Bedroom, directed by Todd Field, reviewed by Harvey Roy Greenberg.

Dr Harvey Roy Greenberg, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University, publishes widely on cinema, media, and popular culture. Other reviews and essays can be found at his website, http://www.doctorgreenberg.net.  Dr. Greenberg welcomes comment, criticism, and further discussion, of his reviews and/or cinema in general.

Psychoanalytic Themes in Jane Austen’s Work at NYPSI

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Extension Division
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd

PSYCHOANALYTIC THEMES IN JANE AUSTEN’S WORK
Muriel Morris, M.D.

Thursdays, May 21 – June 18, 2009
7:15 – 8:45 pm (5 sessions)
Fee $125; Candidates/Students $75

Study Mansfield Park, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Persuasion, and juvenilia to uncover the unconscious chords Austen struck to make her work irresistible and timeless.

To register call 212-879-6900

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

Medicating your grief won’t help you heal

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Click Here to Read:  Medicating your grief won’t help you heal By Claudia Meininger Gold on the Boston Globe website on April 27, 2009.

New Yorkers ride 1939-era A-Train to mark Duke Ellington’s birth

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read: New Yorkers ride 1939-era A-Train to mark Duke Ellington’s birth from the Canadian Press website on April 29, 2009.

Click Here To View: A Performance by Duke Ellington of “It don’t mean a thing” (1943)  on YouTube.

An Exhibition including the photography of Ernest Kafka

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

An Exhibition including the photography of Ernest Kafka:

Of and About Wood: Sculpture and Photography
A synergistic historical-contemporary group exhibition

Walter Randel Gallery
287 Tenth Avenue, New York, NY
Opens to the public May 1, 2009

Click here to View: The exhibition

Click Here to View: Ernest Kafka’s website

The Singing Forest

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Click Here To Read: A Review the play: The Singing Forest, reviewed by Ted Merwin in the Jewish Week on Wednesday April 29, 2009.

Click Here To Read: Another review of the same play, reviewed by Charles Isherwood in the New York Times on April 29, 2009.

Louis Cancelmi, Olympia Dukakis and Pierre Epstein in “The Singing Forest” at the Public Theater.

Desire Under the Elms

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Click Here to Read: A High Freudian Love Triangle With Three Sharp Points, a review of Desire Under the Elms,  reviewed by Charles Isherwood in the New York Times on April 28, 2009.  

Pablo Schreiber, left, and Brian Dennehy play father and son, and Carla Gugino the father’s new wife, in Robert Falls’s production of O’Neill’s 1924 play “Desire Under the Elms,” at the St. James Theater.

22nd Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Click Here To View: 22nd Annual Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy Given by Wynton Marsalis on March 30, 2009 can be viewed on on the NancyHanks09 website.

 

Wynton Marsalis

Jesse Prinz, Ph.D. on the Limits of Consciousness at NYPS&I

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

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

Jesse Prinz, Ph.D. will speak about the Limits of Consciousness: What it Reveals about our Access to Thoughts, Self, & Emotions.  Mark Solms, Ph.D. will be the discussant.

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

DVD of Hamlet’s Murder Trial: Is He Guilty or Innocent by Reason of Insanity?

Monday, April 27th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
THE FRIENDS OF THE A. A. BRILL LIBRARY & THE THEATER SERIES
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd
                        
Tuesday, April 28, 2009, 7-10 p.m.

DVD of Hamlet’s Murder Trial
Is He Guilty or Innocent by Reason of Insanity?
That Is One Question

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Presides (more…)

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program: Informational Session

Monday, April 27th, 2009

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd

PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM
INFORMATIONAL SESSION
                        
Wednesday, April 29, 2009, 7-8 p.m. (more…)

Reframing the Relationship of Psychoanalysis and Neuroscience

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Click Here To Read:  Reframing the Relationship of Psychoanalysis and Neuroscience, an OpEd Article by Elio Frattaroli.

 

Elio Frattaroli

Poems and Tears for ‘Silent Mentors’ Spark a Surge of Cadavers in Taiwan

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Click Here to Read: Poems and Tears for ‘Silent Mentors’ Spark a Surge of Cadavers in Taiwan: Medical Students Bond With Families to Quell Traditional Resistance to Donating Bodies by Ian Johnson in the Wall Street Journal on April 22, 2009.

 

Tseng Guo-Fang

A Review of Hysterical Men: The Hidden History of Male Nervous Illness

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read: A Review of Hysterical Men: The Hidden History of Male Nervous Illness by Mark S. Micale,  reviewed by Sherwin B. Nuland on the New Republic Website on April 9, 2009.

Enlightenment Therapy by Chip Brown

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

 

Click Here To Read: Enlightenment Therapy by Chip Brown in the the Sunday New York Times Magazine on April 26, 2009 .

Progressives Lack a Limbaugh-Like Voice

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

 Click Here To Read: Progressives Lack a Limbaugh-Like Voice by George Lakoff  on the TruthOut Website pm April 19, 2009.

From Psychodynamics to Semiotics: Revisiting Levenson

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Click Here To Read: From Psychodynamics to Semiotics: Revisiting Levenson by Philip Rosenbaum on the website mutually occluded on April 25, 2009.

Edgar Levenson and Donnel Stern

Brain Gain: The underground world of “neuroenhancing” drugs

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Click Here To Read: Brain Gain: The underground world of “neuroenhancing” drugs by Margaret Talbot in the New Yorker on April 27, 2009.

Click Here To Read: Leon Hoffman’s Letter to the editor about Brain Gain: The underground world of “neuroenhancing” drugs.

Every era has its defining drug. Neuroenhancers are perfectly suited for our efficiency-obsessed, BlackBerry-equipped office culture.

Goal: Stop future atrocities

Sunday, April 26th, 2009

Click Here to Read: Goal: Stop future atrocities by Bronislaus B. Kush on the Telegram.com website on April 25, 2009.

Yehuda Bauer speaks at Clark University.