Click Here to Read: Freud and the Seduction Theory A challenge to the foundations of psychoanalysis by Jeffrey M. Masson in The Atlantic Monthly on February 1984.
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Click Here to Read: The Queasy Side of Theodore Roosevelt’s Diplomatic Voyage, Reviw of Flags Of Our Fathers by James Bradley, Reviewed By Janet Maslin in The New York Times on November 18, 2009.
Click Here to Read: Sex, secrets, and self-mortification: the dark side of the confessional A review of The Dark Box, by John Cornwell. Reviewed by Thomas W. Hodgkinson on the Spectator website on March 1, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Drawn Together, Review of ‘Are You My Mother?’ by Alison Bechdel, Reviewed by Katie Rophie In The New York Times on April 27, 2012.
Click Here to Read: Artist, Draw Thyself (and Your Mother and Therapist) ‘Are You My Mother?’ by Alison Bechdel By Dwight Garner in The New York Times on May 2, 2012.
Illustration From ‘Are You My Mother?’
Click Here to Read: The ‘Unknown Freud’: Yet Another Exchange by Robert R. Holt, Morris Eagle, and Allen Esterson, reply by Frederick C. Crews in the April 21th issue of The New York Review of Books In response to: The Unknown Freud: An Exchange from the February 3, 1994 issue of the New York Review of Books.
Click Here to Read: Psychoanalysis after Freud: A Response to Frederick Crews and Other Critics by Glen O. Gabbard, Sheldon M. Goodman, and Arnold D. Richards on this website.
Click Here to Read: Devil in the detail: Janet Malcolm interview: How do you approach a journalist who is not only revered for the unsparing way in which she treats her own subjects, but who has also applied her razor-sharp analysis to the very nature of the interview process itself? Gaby Wood meets Janet Malcolm on the Telegraph website on July 28, 2013.
Janet Malcolm, the journalist, has been a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine since the 1960s Photo: Nina Subin
Click Here to Read George Devereux: In Memorial by Benjamin Kilborne in the Psychoanalytic Study of Society, Volume 17, pp. xi – xxxix, Part 1.
Click Here to Read: George Devereux: In Memorial by Benjamin Kilborne in the Psychoanalytic Study of Society, Volume 17, pp. xi – xxxix, Part 2.
Click Here to Read: Jimmy P. on this website.
Click Here to Read: Freud’s Life and Legacy, in a Comic by Maria Popova on the Brainpickings website.
“You have to listen carefully. The unconscious mind is crafty.”
Click Here to Read: Imaginary Jews by Michael Walzer, Review of Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition by David Nirenberg in The New York Review of Books in the March 20 2014 issue.
Click Here to Read: Little Failure review – Gary Shteyngart’s hilarious memoir: Gary Shteyngart’s memoir of adapting to life in the US is witty and heartbreaking by Peter Conrad on the Guardian Observer website on March 1, 2014.
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When Gary Shteyngart arrived in New York in 1979, he felt that he ‘had stumbled off a monochromatic cliff and landed in a pool of pure Technicolor’. Photograph: Alamy
Jacob Glatstein, one of the great Jewish writers of the 20th century, arrived in America in 1914 with a virtuosic talent for his native language, Yiddish, (more…)
Click Here to Read: Ghosting by Andrew O’Hagan in The London Review of Books Vol. 36 No. 5 · 6 March 2014 pages 5-2.
Andrew O’Hagan (left) Julian Assange (right).
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Click Here to Read: Table of Contents of Forgiveness in Intimate Relationships: A Psychoanalytic Perspective by Shahrzad Siassi.
Click Here to Read: Chapter One of Forgiveness in Intimate Relationships: A Psychoanalytic Perspective by Shahrzad Siassi.
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FROM THE YIVO ARCHIVES
JACOB GLATSTEIN: A Yiddish Genius in Anglicizing America
A Yiddishkayt of folk air
to prick the heart and pour
warm honey at the sight
of things that touch the cockles?
If that’s the stuff we celebrate
we’d better do without.
From “Yiddishkayt” by Jacob Glatstein (more…)
Click Here to Read: Slavoj Žižek. Hegel versus Heidegger. in: e-flux 2011. “One Divides Into Two: Negativity, Dialectics, and Clinamen” Conference. Institute for Cultural Inquiry. March 2011. (English) on the European Graduate School Website.
Georg Wilhelm Freidrich Hegel / Martin Heidegger
Click Here to Read: A brief history of cognitive behavioural therapy [part 1] Posted by the blogger sometimes explode on the libcom.org website on February 18 2014.
Click Here to Read: An Interview With The Author Prof. Aharon Appelfeld Author and Professor of Literature in Be’er Sheba University Yad Vashem, Morris-Reich Translated from Hebrew by I.B.R Jerusalem Interviewers: Amos Goldberg, Amos.T. on January 25, 1998.
Click Here to Read: Review of: The Story of a Life by Aharon Appelfeld, Reviewed by Merle Molofsky on this website.