Archive for April, 2015

Photography Friday: Leticia Franieck

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

WP_000072pfCape Roca, by Leticia Franieck.  The 16th-century Portuguese poet Luís de Camões described Cape Roca as the place “Where the land ends and the sea begin.”

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Philosophy Thursday: Hermann Cohen

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Hermann Cohen on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Hermann Cohen on the Stanford University  Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Hermann Cohen and the quest for Protestant Judaism by David N. Myers on the UCLA College of Social Sciences website. (more…)

American Psychological Association Bolstered C.I.A. Torture Program, Report Says

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

APATORTURE

Click Here to Read:  American Psychological Association Bolstered C.I.A. Torture Program, Report Says By James Risen in The New York Times on April 30, 2015.

An American soldier patrolling outside Abu Ghraib prison in 2005. The public disclosure of images of prisoners being abused there prompted debate about the way the United States was treating detainees. CreditJohn Moore/Getty Images

The Life of an Unknown Man

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Andrei Makine

Click Here to Read:  Review of The Life of an Unknown Man by Andreï Makine, Reviewed by Viv Groskop on the Guardian Website on October 23, 2010.

Andrei Makine ‘has the wonderful flavour of a contemporary Chekhov’. Photograph: Getty Images

Two Worlds, One Idea

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Two Worlds, One Idea:  Ten Years of Correspondence between AIUSA Group 11 and Zinovii Krasivskyj, Ukrainian activist and political prisoner of the USSR exiled in Siberia on the Amnesty International Group 11 New York Website.

Writer’s Wednesday: Elie Wiesel

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Elie Wiesel on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Elie Wiesel on the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity Website.

Click Here to Read:  The Story of “Night” by Rachel Donadio in The New York Times on January 20, 2008. (more…)

Anti-Semitism of the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Anti-Semitism of the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s on the McMaster University website.

Responding to Anti-Semitism in the Jewish Transcript: Seattle’s Jews during America’s Great Depression

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Responding to Anti-Semitism in the Jewish Transcript: Seattle’s Jews during America’s Great Depression by Stephanie Fajardo on the University of Washington Website.

Historian recollects the demons of her own past in ‘The Last Asylum’

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Historian recollects the demons of her own past in ‘The Last Asylum’ By Suzanne Allard Levingston in the Washington Post on April 28,2 015.

Woman in Gold: The battle to recover art stolen by the Nazis

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Woman in Gold: The battle to recover art stolen by the Nazis By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site April 29. 2015.

Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer

James Holmes faces trial in Aurora, Colorado, movie theater shooting

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read and View: James Holmes faces trial in Aurora, Colorado, movie theater shooting By Michael Martinez on the CNN website on April 27, 2015.

Supreme Court Seems Divided, Treads Carefully on Same-Sex Marriage

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read and View:  Supreme Court Seems Divided, Treads Carefully on Same-Sex Marriage by Pete Williams on the NBC News website on april 29, 2015.

Bullying behind transgender woman’s leap off bridge

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read and View: Bullying behind transgender woman’s leap off bridge By Philip Messing, Dana Sauchelli and Danika Fears in The New York Post on April 29, 2015.

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Psychoanalytic Fellowship at NYPSI

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

THE NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
PSYCHOANALYTIC FELLOWSHIP
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

PSYCHOANALYTIC FELLOWSHIP
Daria Colombo & Lincoln Hess, Co-Chairs

The Psychoanalytic Fellowship is a one-year program at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute designed to introduce participants to modern psychoanalytic theory and practice. Fellows attend two monthly seminars. In one seminar, invited analysts (more…)

Villa Aurora: A Film

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Writing Villa Aurora by Tamar Simon Hoffs.

Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora: The Making of a Movie by Tamar Simon Hoffs and Carolyn Pfeiffer.

Click Here to Read:  Villa Aurora Look Book.

And the Buffalo Roam

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: And the Buffalo Roam by Paul Levy on his Plain Englsih Website on April 28, 2015.

Compromising America’s Moral Integrity Versus Ensuring Military Support

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Compromising America’s Moral Integrity Versus Ensuring Military Support by Peter Wolson on the Huffington Post Website on April 28, 2015.

Open House at AIP

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com
The second oldest Psychoanalytic Institute in New York City
Established by Karen Horney in 1941
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We invite you to meet our Faculty and Students at our OPEN HOUSE Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 7:30 PM
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Training Program in Psychoanalysis

Licensure Qualifying Program in Psychoanalysis (more…)

Introduction to: Adorno and Horkheimer: Enlightenment and Antisemitism

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Introduction to: Adorno and Horkheimer: Enlightenment and Antisemitism by David Seymour in The Journal of Jewish Studies, vol.li, no.2,autumn 2000.

Theodore B. Cohen 1923-2015

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Theodore B. Cohen, 92, of Narberth, psychoanalyst by Bonnie L. Cook Philadelphia Inquirer on April 28, 2015.