Archive for June, 2014

On My Interview with Peter Unger, and the Value of Philosophy

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  On My Interview with Peter Unger, and the Value of Philosophy by Grace Boey on the 3 Quarks website on June 30, 2914,

Click Here to Read:  Philosophy Thurday: Peter Unger on this websiete.

Orange on the Seder Plate

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to View:  TJC’s Holy Dazed: Orange on the Seder Plate on YouTube.

The Pin – Naomi Jaye’s Holocaust Story is North America’s Only Yiddish Language Film in 70 Years

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   The Pin – Naomi Jaye’s Holocaust Story is North America’s Only Yiddish Language Film in 70 Years Monsters and Critics – Movie Interview  by Anne  Brodie on the Monsters and Critics website on  June 28, 2014.

This Week in Yedies: News from YIVO

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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This Week in Yedies: News from YIVO

YIVO’s Yiddish Summer Program Welcomes its 47th Class
Every summer since 1968, YIVO’s Uriel Weinreich Summer Program has welcomed students of all ages and backgrounds to New York City, united in the common goal of immersing themselves in Yiddish language, literature, and culture. Read more…

Uriel Weinreich Summer Program in Yiddish Language, Literature, and Culture: Alumni Voices
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Why Teenagers Act Crazy

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Why Teenagers Act Crazy By Richard A. Friedman in The New York Times on JUNE 28, 2014.

Tum &Tam Balalaika in Beijing

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to View: Tum &Tam Balalaika in Beijing on YouTube.

The Older Mind May Just Be a Fuller Mind

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Older Mind May Just Be a Fuller Mind By Benedict Carey in The New York Times on January 27, 2014.

China at the Fair

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: China at the Fair: Masterpiece London by APOLLO STAFF on the Apollo Website on June 27. 2014.

‘Yeah, Yeah’: Eulogy for Sidney Morgenbesser, Philosopher With a Yiddish Accent

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: ‘ Yeah, Yeah’: Eulogy for Sidney Morgenbesser, Philosopher With a Yiddish Accent: As his 10th yahrzeit nears, a remembrance of Sidney the teacher, Sidney the humorist, Sidney the arguer, Sidney the Jew By David Shatz| on the Tablet Website on June 27, 2014.

Psychology Sunday: Bluma Zeigarnik

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Bluma Zeigarnik  on Psychology’s Feninime Voices.

Click Here to Read: Vygotsky and Luria on this website.

Click Here to Read:  Psychology Sunday:  Alexander Luria on this website

Click Here to Read: Psychology Sunday Lev Vykgotsky on this website.

Review of: “Becoming Freud: The Making of a Psychoanalyst,” by Adam Phillips

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Review of : “Becoming Freud: The Making of a Psychoanalyst,” by Adam Phillips Reviewed  By Michael S. Roth in The Washington Post on June 27, 2014.

Division/Review Issue 10, Summer 2014

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

DivisionReviewLogo Click Here to Read: DIVISION/Review Issue #10, out in Spring 2014.

Eli Wallach (1915-2014): Major character actor of stage, screen and television

Friday, June 27th, 2014

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Clck Here to Read:  Eli Wallach (1915-2014): Major character actor of stage, screen and television By Fred Mazelis June 27, 2014.

Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys: The story of The Four Seasons on screen

Friday, June 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Clint Eastwood’s Jersey Boys: The story of The Four Seasons on screen By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Web Site on June 27, 2014.

Further characterizations of the Higgs boson

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Further characterizations of the Higgs boson By Bryan Dyne on the World Socilist website on June 26, 2014.

Pediatrics Group to Recommend Reading Aloud to Children From Birth

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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Click Here to  Read:  Pediatrics Group to Recommend Reading Aloud to Children From Birth by Motoko Rich in The New York Times on June 24, 2014.

Bion Clinical Seminars in Los Angeles and New York City at IPTAR

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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IPTAR PRESENTS
 BION’S CLINICAL SEMINARS IN LOS ANGELES AND NEW YORK CITY
Joseph Aguayo, Ph.D.
November 21 and 22, 2014
IPTAR WEST, 140 W. 97th Street
Dr. Aguayo will discuss the only two clinical seminars ever given by Wilfred Bion in the United States:  the Los Angeles Seminars and Supervision in 1967; and the IPTAR Seminars in New York City in 1977.  The presenter’s interest lies primarily in bringing clinical Bion to the fore and in examining some of Bion’s ground-breaking concepts when he first introduced them in the 1960’s and 70’s.  On Friday evening, Dr. Aguayo will take up the clinical and technical (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Peter Unger

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Peter Unger on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Philosophy is a Bunch of Empty Ideas:  Interview with Peter Unger by Grace Boey on the 3 Quarks Daily website on June 16, 2014.

Click Here to Read:  Empty Ideas: A Critique of Analytic Philosophy by Peter Unger on the Amazon.com website

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Piketty v. Marx The two economists have a lot in common, but their differences matter too

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Piketty v. Marx The two economists have a lot in common, but their differences matter too by Russel Jacoby on the New Republic website on June 7, 2014.

CAPA Supverisors Needed

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

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