Archive for the 'Books' Category

Daddy’s Girl? Rebecca Coffey on Sigmund Freud’s daughter

Monday, September 1st, 2014

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Click Here to To Read:  Daddy’s Girl? Rebecca Coffey on Sigmund Freud’s daughter Review of Hysterical: Anna Freud’s Story by Rebecca Coffey, Reviewed By Joan Lipkin on the Windy City Media Group website on August 28, 2014.

Dalí, Psychoanalysis & Dante’s Divine Comedy

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Dalí, Psychoanalysis & Dante’s Divine Comedy on the Rauner Special Collections Library website on August 29, 2014

‘Feminism Unfinished’ by Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon and Astrid Henry

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Review of: ‘Feminism Unfinished’ by Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon and Astrid Henry Reviewed By Elaine Showalter in the Washington Post on August 29, 2014.

Rep. Bella Abzug, center, and Gloria Steinem, right, at a demonstration staged by the Reproductive Rights Committee of the New York City chapter of the National Organization for Women in 1976. (Bernard Gotfryd/Getty Images)

Jewish Identity: Heine and Freud

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Chapter 15 from: The Faith of Fallen Jews: Josef Hayim Yerushalmi and the Writing of Jewish History edited by David N. Myers, Alexander Kaye.

This chapter originally appeared as Myers, David N. & Kaye Alexander. (2013). Chapter 15: The Purloined Kiddush Cups Reopening The Case on Freud’s Jewish identity in: The Faith of Fallen Jews: Josef Hayim Yerushalmi and the Writing of Jewish History . New York: Brandeis, p. 333-342.

Click Here to Read:  Heinrich Heime;  Flight and Return:  The Fallacy of Being Only a Human Being by Martin Greenberg. (more…)

Risks from the Unconscious by Donald Marcus

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Review of Taking Risks from the Unconscious: A Psychoanalysis as Experienced from Both Sides of the Couch by Donald Marcus, Reviewed by William Edkins.

Posters for Plagrave Journals

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Posters for Plagrave Journals:  Journal of the American Institute of Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society, and subjectivity.

When Boys Become Boys

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Review of: When Boys Become Boys: Development, Relationships, and Masculinity by Judy Y. Chu, Reviewed by Hennie Weiss on the Metapsychology Online Reviews website on August 26th 2014.

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Archives on Wilna Poland

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Archives on Wilna Poland Press Release.

The Therapist in Mourning: From the Faraway Nearby

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Therapist in Mourning: From the Faraway Nearby edited by Anne J.Adelman and Kerry L. Malawista Reviewed by Linda Chernus.

The article originally appeared as: Chernus, Linda (2014). Review of The Therapist in Mourning: From the Faraway Nearby, edited by Anne J. Adelman and Kerry L. Malawista. Psychotherapy Vol.51, (3) :464–465 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Volunteers Tackle Cobwebs and Dust at Vilna Ghetto Library

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Volunteers Tackle Cobwebs and Dust at Vilna Ghetto Library by Geoff Vasil,  photos by Milda Jakulytė-Vasil on the Lietuvos Zydu (Lidvaku) Bendruomeme website.

Yiddish Writers Murdered By Stalin Honored

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Yiddish Writers Murdered By Stalin Honored By Masha Leon in The Jewish Daily Forward on August 25, 2014.

Freud Among the Great Books: Beyond a Monolithic “Freudian Theory”

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Freud Among the Great Books: Beyond a Monolithic “Freudian Theory” by Peter Blum on the Imaginative Conservative website on June 2, 2014.

Review of Wisdom from the Couch by Jennifer L. Kunst

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

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Review of by Ofra Eshel of:  Jennifer L. Kunst’s Wisdom from the Couch: Knowing and Growing Yourself from the inside out Las Vegas: CRP Central recovery Press, 2014, pp. 231.

Wisdom from the Couch is an effort to transport the useful ideas of psychoanalysis out of the scholarly journals and the consulting room to a general audience. It fulfills the desire of the author, Los Angeles psychoanalyst Jennifer Kunst, to bring psychoanalytic wisdom to people who are seeking deep personal development but, for reasons of time and money and (more…)

The Review That Caused Hemingway to Slap a Critic in the Face With a Book

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Review That Caused Hemingway to Slap a Critic in the Face With a Book by Max Eastman on The New Republic website on August 11, 2014.

The Americanization of Narcissism

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Review of The Americanization of Narcissism by Elizabeth Lunbeck Review by Tracy Morgan on the New Books in Psychoanalysis website.

If Books Could Talk: The Story of Three Jewish Treasures Rescued from the Vilna Ghetto

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  FROM THE YIVO ARCHIVES: If Books Could Talk: The Story of Three Jewish Treasures Rescued from the Vilna Ghetto November 24, 2014 7:00pm.

This Is What It Was Like to Go to James Joyce’s Birthday Party And have him chat with you about his favorite novels

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  This Is What It Was Like to Go to James Joyce’s Birthday Party And have him chat with you about his favorite novels. By Padraic Colum on The New Republic Website. This piece was originally published on May 13, 1931.

Putnam Camp by George Prochnik

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

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Click Here To Read
: Review of: Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam, and the Purpose of American Psychology by George Prochnik, Reviewed by Arnold Richards.

This article originally appeared as Richards, A.D. (2008). Review of: Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam, and the Purpose of American Psychology by George ProchnikJ Psychoanal (2008) 89:199–229 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Why is Freud popping up on our screens and into our consciousness?

Friday, August 15th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Why is Freud popping up on our screens and into our consciousness? Opinion: Perhaps the current interest in Freud’s life is in inverse proportion to the degree to which his work is now read, outside of universities by Helen Meany in The Irish Times website on August 15, 2014.

Heidegger and Nazism

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Announcement for Presentation:   Emmanuel Faye’s Book on Heidegger, by Robert Yanal at Wayne State University on November 23, 201o.

Click Here to Read: The Philosopher and thr Jred: The Case of Martin Heiedegger by Richard L. Rubenstein.