Click Here to Read: Homer C. Curtis, 96, psychoanalyst and teacher By Bonnie L. Cook in the Philadelphia Inquiry on June 17, 2013.
Archive for the 'Obituaries' Category
Click Here to Read: Abortion rights crusader Henry Morgentaler, revered and hated, dead at 90 by Sandra Martin in The Globe and Mail on May 29, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Betty Joseph: Psychoanalyst and Klein disciple noted for treating the reluctant patient by Daniel Pick on the Independent website on May 14, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Dr. Joyce Brothers, On-Air Psychologist Who Made TV House Calls, Dies at 85 By Margalit Fox in The New York Times on May 13, 2013.
Dr. Joyce Brothers engulfed by mail from radio listeners after she kept a suicidal caller on the phone until help could arrive.
Click Here to View: In Memoriam – James H. Hansell, Ph.D. on the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute Society website.
James H. Hansell, Ph.D.
Click Here to Read: Nathan Azrin, Behavioral Psychologist, Dies at 82 by Paul Vitello in The New York Times on April 16, 2013.
Dr. Nathan Azrin, in 1976. He and a colleague developed a system that changed the way psychologists approached behavior-changing techniques across a wide spectrum of human experience.
Click Here to Read: Herschel Schacter | 1917-2013 Rabbi Who Cried to the Jews of Buchenwald: ‘You Are Free’ by Margalit Fox in The New York Times March 26, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Baseball great Stan Musial dead at 92 By Alan Gilman on the World Socialist Web Site on January 23,. 2013.
Click Here to Read: Gerda Lerner, a Feminist and Historian, Dies at 92 By William Grimes in The New York Times on January 3, 2013.
Gerda Lerner and her husband, Carl, in 1966, at her graduation from Columbia with a doctorate.
Click Here to Read: Eight Are Charged With Chilean Singer’s 1973 Murder After Military Coup By Pascale Bonnefoy in The New York Times on December 28, 2012/
Click Here to Read: Victor Jara (1932–1973) He died on September 16 1973 on this website. Includes audio of Victor Jara singing Cigarritoand Arlo Guthrie singing about Victor Jara’s and Letter to Someone Who Said It Was Necessary, Poem about Victor Jara by Arlene Kramer Richards.
Click Here To Read: Chile reburies coup victim and singer Jara on this Website.
Click here to read “Jazz musician Dave Brubeck dies at 91″ by Hiram Lee from World Socialist Web Site on December 10, 202.
Click here to listen to tracks and performances by the influential jazz pianist, Dave Brubek, who died Wednesday at 91.
Click here to read “Elliott Carter (1908-2012) and the crisis of contemporary music” by Fred Mazelis from World Socialist Web Site on December 6, 2012.
The death of American composer Elliott Carter in early November, at the advanced age of 103, was followed by an outpouring of praise and recognition in the media and in musical circles.
It is my sad duty to inform you of the recent death of one of our members, Louis Sander. He died peacefully at home on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at the age of 94. A memorial service will be held on December 16, 2012 at 3PM at Grace Episcopal Church, 1314 Spring Street, St. Helena, Ca 94574. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grace Episcopal Church or World Vision. (more…)
Click Here to Read: Daniel Stern, Who Studied World of Babies, Dies at 78 By Douglas Martin in The New York Times on November 18, 2012.
The Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research mourn the passing of our esteemed colleague Daniel Stern, M.D. Dr. Stern was an internationally recognized leader and major contributor to the field of developmental psychology. His pioneering work on early affective mother-child was one of his leading activities. He has edited and authored many important books and articles in the field, among them Interpersonal World of the Infant, First Relationship and Motherhood (more…)
Click Here to Read: Ethel Person, Who Studied Sexual Fantasies, Dies at 77 By Leslie Kaufman in The New York Times on October 20, 2012.
Click Here to Read: Open Mind: Feeling Strong with Psychiatrist Dr. Ethel Person on the Psychology Concepts website.
Click Here to Read: As The Wheel Turns: A Centennial Reflection on Freud’s Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality in The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association vol: 53:4 .
Click Here to Read: Eric Hobsbawm obituary: Historian in the Marxist tradition with a global reach by Martin Kettle and Dorothy Wedderburn on the The Guardian website on October 1, 2012.
Click Here to Read: Leon Trotsky and the Fate of Socialism in the 20th Century A Reply to Professor Eric Hobsbawm
By David North on the World Socialist Website on January 3, 2008.
Eric Hobsbawm became Britain’s most respected historian. Photograph: Karen Robinson
Click here to read “Thomas Szasz, Relentless Freedom Fighter, Dead at 92″ by Jacob Sullum from Reason.com on September 11, 2012.