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A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Music

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Click Here to Read and Listen to:  A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World by Marin Alsop  on the NPR website on April 12, 2014.

Gustav Mahler wanted each of his symphonies to contain a world of emotions and ideas.

Idea of New Attention Disorder Spurs Research, and Debate

Posted April 12th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Idea of New Attention Disorder Spurs Research, and Debate by Alan Schwarz in The New York Times on April 11, 2014.

Keith McBurnett, a scientist, said, “We haven’t even agreed on the symptom list” for sluggish cognitive tempo. Credit Jason Henry for The New York Times

Titles from IPBooks

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized
IPBooks
Click on the link below each book’s title to order it from the IPBooks.net web site.
(Pick up them up in  Chicago at the APsaA meetings and pay no shipping charges We will refund to you the $5 shipping that is on the website if you pick your books up in Chicago at the June APsaA Meeting).
Brody, Sylvia: Beginning to Grow: Five Studies
http://www.ipbooks.net/2010/08/hello-world/

Senate Report Confirms Ethical Breaches of Health Professionals in CIA Torture Program

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:   Senate Report Confirms Ethical Breaches of Health Professionals in CIA Torture Program PHR Calls for Public Reckoning on U.S. Violations of the Convention Against Torture on the Physicians for Human Rights website on April 11, 2014.

A concert of twentieth century masterworks by Britten, Bartók and Shostakovich

Posted April 11th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music

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Click Here to Read:  A concert of twentieth century masterworks by Britten, Bartók and Shostakovich By Fred Mazelis on the World Socialist Website on April 11, 2014.

Benjamin Britten, 1968

Rebels against Zion

Posted April 10th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Review of: Rebels against Zion:  Studies on the Jewish Left Anti-Zionism Edited by August Grabski, Reviewed by David Hirsh, on the Fathom website on January 29, 2014. |

Whites and capital punishment

Posted April 10th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Whites and capital punishment By Jamelle Bouie
on the Slate website on April 01, 2014.

Philosophy Thursday: Donald Davidson

Posted April 10th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

DonaldDavidsonClick Here to Read:   Donald Davidson on the Wikipedia website.

Click Here to Read:  Donald Davidson in The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read:  “Psychology as Philosophy” by Donald Davidson on the Analysis website on October 4, 2011.

The infinite voices of Philip Roth

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The infinite voices of Philip Roth, Review of Roth Unbound by Claudia Roth Pierpont,  Reviewed by   Adam Thirlwell in The Times Literary Supplement on March 19, 2014.

Jewish Fiction.net’s Thirteenth Issue

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books
Jewish Fiction .net is delighted to announce its Thirteenth Issue!

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Welcome to this special issue of Jewish Fiction .net! It’s hard to believe that this is our 13th (our bar mitzvah!) issue — so in honour of this, you’ll find two stories here involving bar mitzvahs. This is also, of course, our Pesach Read the rest of this post »

OP-ED by Judith Logue

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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International Psychoanalysis.net Op-Ed
Judith Logue, Ph.D.  © April 2014

An Oedipal Sandwich and the Handicap of the Good Daddy …Free Associations about Clinical Work with Men, Primary Femininity, the Genital/Electra/Oedipal Phase, and Culture

I was taken by surprise when Dr. Richards invited Read the rest of this post »

What a Saga!

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  What a Saga!  Review of  The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words, 1000 BC–1492 AD by Simon Schama, Reviewed by  W. Bowersock in the New York Review of Books April 24, 2014 issue.

National Museum of Damascus, Syria/Zev Radovan/Bridgeman Art Library
‘Exodus and the Crossing of the Red Sea’; wall painting from the Dura-uropos Synagogue, Damascus, Syria, third century.

Sexual Boundary Transgressions: How Do They Happen? Online Lecture with Andrea Celenza

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Sexual Boundary Transgressions: How Do They Happen?
NEW! Online Lecture by Andrea Celenza
Add this lecture to your Ethics Seminar every year!
See a clip: http://www.andreacelenza.com/online-lecture/

This is a one and a half-hour video-recorded powerpoint lecture on the problem of sexual boundary violations. It is a distillate of my teaching on this subject and is aimed at mental health practitioners of all disciplines. It is the perfect addition to any Ethics Course and/or can be viewed by a Read the rest of this post »

Aronofsky’s “Noah” combines psychology with epic cinema

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Aronofsky’s “Noah” combines psychology with epic cinema By Alexander Diminianoon on the Movieplot website on April 6th, 2014.

Intellectual Odyssey with Leon Wieseltier

Posted April 9th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, General News

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Click Here to View:   Intellectual Odyssey with Leon Wieseltier – Conversations with History on the uctv website on December 17, 2012.

Gravity: A Force of Attachment

Posted April 8th, 2014 by hhstein
Categories: Movies

by Herbert H. Stein

In an Ernie Kovacs skit, a boy sends in a question to Kovacs’s eccentric answer man asking why people in South America, at the bottom of the world, don’t fall off. Kovacs’s answer: “Billy, people are falling off all the time.”

My daughter told me that when she went to see the film, Gravity, within a few minutes she was deeply regretting that she’d chosen to see it in 3 D Read the rest of this post »

Mickey Rooney, popular film star of the 1930s and 1940s, dies

Posted April 8th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Obituaries

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Click Here to Read:  Mickey Rooney, popular film star of the 1930s and 1940s, dies By David Walsh on The World Socialist Web Site on April 8, 2014.

Mickey Rooney in 1945

Errol Morris Talked to Rumsfeld for 33 Hours. All He Got Was ‘The Unknown Known.’

Posted April 8th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Errol Morris Talked to Rumsfeld for 33 Hours. All He Got Was ‘The Unknown Known.’ The new documentary fails to elicit answers to the most important, and still unresolved, questions about the Iraq WarBy Judith Miller on The Tablet website on April 8, 2014.

Jim Hall Memorial Concert Coming to Blue Note April 18-20

Posted April 8th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music, Obituaries

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Click Here to Read:   Jim Hall Memorial Concert Coming to Blue Note April 18-20 Bill Frisell, Julian Lage, Scott Colley, Joey Baron & more to play By Jeff Tamarkin on the Jazz Times website on March 18, 2014.

Post-Soviet Hauntology

Posted April 8th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Post-Soviet Hauntology:  Cultural Memory of the Soviet Terror by Alexander Etkind.

This article originally appeared as: Etkind, Alexander (2009). Constellations Volume 16, No 1 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.