Archive for the 'Obituaries' Category

Remembering Buddhist Psychoanalyst Jeremy Safran

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Remembering Buddhist Psychoanalyst Jeremy Safran: A friend and colleague reflects on the New School professor’s life following his tragic passing By Sara Weber on the Tricycle website May 16, 2018.

Jeremy Safran, researcher of psychoanalysis and Buddhism, killed in burglary

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Jeremy Safran, researcher of psychoanalysis and Buddhism, killed in burglary by Lilly Greenblatt on the Lion’s Roar website on May 9, 2018.

Click Here to Read:   McMindfulness: The Marketing of Well-Being by Jeremy Safran on his Straight Talk blog on the Psychology Today blogs on June 13, 2014.

Click Here to Read:  Chess ace, 28, who ‘beat and stabbed a renowned psychology professor, 66, to death at his $2.2m home in Brooklyn – less than two years after he was arrested for trying to rape a tourist’ By Hannah Moore and George Martin in the Daily Mail on May 8, 2018.

Click Here to Read:  Note from The New School for Social Research about the death of Jeremy Safran.

Click Here to Read:   Note from the Stephen Mitchell Institute about the death of Jeremy Safran.

 

Jeremy Safran: April 23, 1952 – May 7, 2018

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Professor killed by maniac with hammer during burglary attempt at his Brooklyn home By Andy Mai, Ken Murray and John Annese in the New York Daily News on May 7, 2018.

Click Here to Read:  Articles by Jeremy Safran on the Public Seminar page of the New School for Social Research.

Japanese animation filmmaker Isao Takahata, director of Grave of the Fireflies, dies at 82

Sunday, April 8th, 2018

Click Here to Read:   Japanese animation filmmaker Isao Takahata, director of Grave of the Fireflies, dies at 82 By Elle Chapman and David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on April 7, 2018.

T. Berry Brazelton 1918-2018

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Dr. T. Berry Brazelton, Who Explored Babies’ Mental Growth, Dies at 99 By Sandra Blakeslee n The New York Times on March 14, 2018.

Click Here to Read:  Obituaries: T. Berry Brazelton, pediatrician who soothed generations of parents, dies at 99 By Emily Langer in the New York Times on March 13, 2018.

Click Here to Read:  T. Berry Brazelton on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: At 95, Brazelton shares ‘A Life Caring for Children’ by Nanci Hellmich in USA TODAY on May 1, 201.3

Click Here to Read and Listen To:   Brazelton: Listening to Children — and Their Parents on the NPR website on May 10, 2007. (more…)

Obits & Omits: Meet Some of the Women Overlooked by The New York Times Obituaries Section, Until Now

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Click Here to Read and Listen To:   Obits & Omits: Meet Some of the Women Overlooked by The New York Times Obituaries Section, Until Now on the Democracy Now website on March 9, 2018.

Isa B. Wells.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

 John Forrester obituary

Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Click Here to Read:   John Forrester obituary: Historian and philosopher who wrote extensively on Freud and psychoanalysis by Marina Warner on the Guardian website on December 3, 2015.

In Memorium: Henry Seiden

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

We regret to announce that Henry Seiden, Psychoanalyst and IPBooks poetry author, has died.  We offer our condolences and sympathies to his family and friends.

Click Here to Read: Henry Seiden’s Website.

Click Here to Read:  Poetry Monday: Henry Seiden on this website on July 4, 2016.

Click Here to Purchase:  Spaldeen: Poems by Henry M. Seiden on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Purchase:  How I Became a Psychologist:  Poems by Heny Seiden  on IPBooks.net

Dr. Howard Shevrin (1926- 2018)

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Funeral Details for Dr. Howard Shevrin on the Ira Kaufman Chapel website.

Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962-2017), one of opera’s greatest baritones

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Dmitri Hvorostovsky (1962-2017), one of opera’s greatest baritones By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Web Site on December 11, 2017.

Serge Serebro, Vitebsk Popular News. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Art historian Linda Nochlin (1931-2017)

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Art historian Linda Nochlin (1931-2017) By Clare Hurley and David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on December 12, 2017.

Vera Shlakman, Professor Fired During Red Scare, Dies at 108

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Vera Shlakman, Professor Fired During Red Scare, Dies at 108 By Sam Roberts in The New York Times on November 27, 2017.

Actor Fredric March, his wife Florence Eldridge, and Martin Dies at table during Un-American Activities Committee hearings in Los Angeles, Calif., 1940 Publication:Los Angeles Daily News Publication date:1940 Source:Los Angeles Times photographic archive, UCLA Library. PUblic Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Humberto Nagera (1927-2016)

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Humberto Nágera, MD (1927–2016): The Life and Work of a Cuban-American Psychoanalyst by Daniel Benveniste
With contributions from Frances Marton, Michael Poff, Francisco Diaz, and María Eugenia Rangel, March 23, 2017.

Click Here to Purchase: Anna Freud at the Hampstead Clinic: Letters by Anna Freud and Humberto Nágera, edited by Daniel Benveniste.

Kate Millett, feminist author of ‘Sexual Politics,’ dies at 82

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Kate Millett, feminist author of ‘Sexual Politics,’ dies at 82 by Hillel Italie and Angela Charlton in the Chicago Tribune on September 7, 2017.

Click Here to Read: Kate Millett’s loony-bin trip just got ove by Pragati Saxena in the National Herald on September 8, 2017.

American feminist, writer and activist Kate Millett poses during a portrait session held on May 25, 1980 in Paris, France.  (Ulf Andersen)

A Personal Obituary of Calvin Settlage, MD

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Click Here to Read:   A Personal Obituary of Calvin Settlage, MD by Robert S. Wallerstein, MD Narratives – Part 1 on the Virtual Psychoanalytic Museum website.

Calvin Settlage, MD

Professor Jaak Panksepp (1943 – 2017)

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

It is with profound sadness that we announce the recent passing of our dear colleague and friend Professor Jaak Panksepp. Words alone fail to do justice to the significance and impact of his life. As a scientist, Jaak inspired generations – from eminent academics to the students he so lovingly taught. His was a most distinguished career. In life, Jaak touched everyone he met with his gentle kindness and beautiful mind. In death, his career achievements leave a lasting legacy, laying fundamental groundwork for further exploration and discovery within the neurosciences – not least of which the field of neuropsychoanalysis – in the quest to understand mind and brain. Our discipline of neuropsychoanalysis is poorer for his passing. (more…)

Dr. Raymond Adrian Raskin 1922-2017

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Dr. Raymond Adrian Raskin Obituary in The New York Times.

Click Here to Read: Abortion, Science, and Politics by Francis K. Barnes and Response by Raymond Raskin  in the American Psychoanalyst Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 20 to 23.

Click Here to Read:  Raymond Raskin’s Article: “A Personal Odyssey.”

Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70 by Richard Sandomir in The New York Times on March 16, 2016.

Richard Gottlieb (1944-2017)

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Click Here to Read: RICHARD GOTTLIEB Obituary in the New York Times on February 7, 2017.

Click Here to Read:  Obituary for Richard Gottlieb by Ahron Friedberg.

Click Here to Read:  List of Richard Gottlieb’s Articles.

Click Here to Read:  Articles by Richard Gottlieb on this website.

Richard Gottlieb (1944-2017)

Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Obituary for Richard Gottlieb by Ahron Friedberg.

Click Here to Read:  List of Richard Gottlieb’s Articles.

Click Here to Read:  Articles by Richard Gottlieb on this website.