Archive for July, 2015

The 10 Coolest Places You’re Not Allowed to Visit

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The 10 Coolest Places You’re Not Allowed to Visit by the Mental Floss Staff on the msn travel website on July 18, 2015.

This barren volcanic Antarctic Island, an Australian external territory about two thirds of the way between Madagascar and Antarctica, is considered one of the most remote places on earth. The 368-square-mile landmass is mountainous, (more…)

From Birthday to Funeral, Rare Footage of Picasso Surfaces in AP Archives

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: From Birthday to Funeral, Rare Footage of Picasso Surfaces in AP Archives by Claire Voon on the Hyperallergic blong on July 24, 2015.

Picasso at his 80th birthday celebration (screenshot via YouTube)

Life in Squares: The original rebels with a cause are back

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Life in Squares: The original rebels with a cause are back: A new BBC drama puts the social goals of the Bloomsbury Group into context for a new audience By Paul Levy on the Telegraph Website on July 26, 2015.

The drama follows the love triangles at the heart of the famous coterie of writers, intellectuals and artists over a 40-year period

Behind the infant Queen’s gesture lies a dark history of aristocratic Nazi links

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Behind the infant Queen’s gesture lies a dark history of aristocratic Nazi links: It is no surprise that the royal archive is closed to historians: a wealth of embarrassment lies within by Karina Urbach on the Guardian website on July 18, 2015.

There Ought to Be a Law Against Hate

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: There Ought to Be a Law Against Hate By Harptreet Sinhgh Saini in The New York Times on July 27, 2015.

Boy Scouts Are Poised to End Ban on Gay Leaders

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Boy Scouts Are Poised to End Ban on Gay Leaders By Erik Eckholm in The New York Times on July 26, 2015

Boy Scouts marched in the Gay Pride Parade in Manhattan last month. In 2013, the Scouts permitted the participation of gay youths, but not adults. That may change Monday.  Credit James Estrin/The New York Times.

IPA Encyclopedic Dictionary of Psychoanalysis Task Force

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Elias M. da Rocha BarrosClick Here to Read: Panel on IPA Encyclopedic Dictionary of Psychoanalysis Task Force: Work in Progress by Eva D. Papiasvili, Arne Jemstedt, and  Elias M. da Rocha Barros presented at IPA Congress Boston July 22 -25, 2015. (more…)

Movies Monday: Raging Bull

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Raging Bull on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Brutal Attraction: The Making of Raging Bull by Richard Schickel on the Vanity Fair in the March 2010 Issue.

Click Here to Read:  Raging Bull on the Filmsite Review website.

Click Here to Read: RAGING BULL (1980) Review by Roger Ebert on the Roger Ebert.com website on January 1, 1980. (more…)

Psychoanalysis Today

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Psychoanalysis Today website.

The Consequences of Psychology’s Shameful Collusion in Torture

Monday, July 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Consequences of Psychology’s Shameful Collusion in Torture: The American Psychological Association pandered to the CIA out of self-interest. In so doing, it betrayed a core ethical spirit—and opened the path to a dangerous future Joseph R. Ssaughter on the Pacific Standard Website on July 24, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Our Psychological Crisis: Making Sense of the American Psychological Association’s Collusion with Torture by Deborah Kory on the (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Wilhelm Wundt

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

Wilhelm Wundt

Click Here to Read: Wilhelm Wundt on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Wilhelm Maximilian Wundt on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Wilhelm Wundt (1832-1920) German Philosopher & Psychologist on the Human Intelligence website. (more…)

What Happened at the IPA Congress on Friday July 24, 2015

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

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Click Here To Read: What Happened at the IPA Congress on Friday July 24, 2015 on the IPA.org.uk website.

What explains the rise of humans?

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

Yuval Noah Harari

Click Here to View: What explains the rise of humans? by Yuval Noah Harari on the TEDGlobalLondon website in June 2015.

Top 3 Woody Allen films explore psychoanalysis, metaphysical philosophy and NYC

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

Zelig

Click Here to Read: Review: Top 3 Woody Allen films explore psychoanalysis, metaphysical philosophy and NYC By Raina Wellman on the Santa Fe New Mexican website on July 24, 2015.

Lying on an analyst’s couch

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Lying on an analyst’s couch by Shreevatsa Nevatia on the Blink website on July 24, 2015.

Theo Bikel’s Final Farewell (at the YIVO Institute)

Friday, July 24th, 2015

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Click Here to View:  Theo Bikel’s Final Farewell (at the YIVO Institute)

Theodore Bikel (1924 – 2015) sings “Di zun vet aruntergeyn”
at the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 13th Annual Heritage Luncheon
in his honor on June 18, 2015. Accompanied by Daniel Kahn and Lorin Sklamberg.

“Di zun vet aruntergeyn”
Words by Moshe Leib Halpern (more…)

Freud and Fromm on YouTube

Friday, July 24th, 2015

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Click Here to View: Nova – Freud Under Analysis – PBS (1987) on YouTube.

Click Here to View: To Have or To Be? – Erich Fromm on YouTube.

Tracy Morgan Manifesto

Friday, July 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  Tracy Morgan Manifesto by Tracy Morgan.

NASA Says Data Reveals an Earth-Like Planet, Kepler 452b

Friday, July 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  NASA Says Data Reveals an Earth-Like Planet, Kepler 452b By Dennis Overbye in The New York Times on July 23, 2015.

An artist’s concept of Kepler 452b orbiting its star, 1,400 light-years from Earth. The planet’s size puts it right on the edge between being rocky like Earth and a gas ball like Neptune. Credit T. Pyle/Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA

New Yiddish Rep to Stage DEATH OF A SALESMAN This Fall

Friday, July 24th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: New Yiddish Rep to Stage DEATH OF A SALESMAN This Fall on the Broadway World.com website on July 23, 2015.