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Freud & Ferenczi

Posted June 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Letters To Editors

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Click Here to Read:  Freud & Ferenczi:  By  Phyllis Grosskurth in response to The Lovable Analyst by Axel Hoffer from the December 8, 1988 issue on the New York Review of Books Website on August 17, 1989.

Judy Blume’s Tiger Eyes brought to the screen

Posted June 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Judy Blume’s Tiger Eyes brought to the screen: An  understated examination of grief By Christine Schofelt on the World Socialist Web Site on   June 17, 2013.

The Problem With Psychiatry, the ‘DSM,’ and the Way We Study Mental Illness

Posted June 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The Problem With Psychiatry, the ‘DSM,’ and the Way We Study Mental Illness  By Ethan Watters  on the Pacific Standard website on June 3, 2013 .

In the 1880s, women by the tens of thousands displayed the distinctive signs of hysteria: convulsive fits, facial tics, spinal irritation, sensitivity to touch, leg paralysis. (ILLUSTRATION: MICHELLE THOMPSON)

 

Peter Fonagy , Ph. D., awarded the Order of the British Empire

Posted June 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

PeterFonagyHere is the announcement from the Anna Freud Centre, where Sir Peter Fonagy is Chief Executive Officer.

Professor Fonagy first came into contact with the Centre as a teenager when he received help from the organisation after being separated from his family upon leaving Hungary. Now over 30 years later and after ten years successfully leading the Centre that once helped him, Professor Fonagy has been honoured with an OBE in recognition of his services to psychoanalysis and psychology.
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Ghosts of Soviet Holocaust Cinema Finally Escape From the Censors’ Files

Posted June 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Movies

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Click Here to Read nnd View:   Ghosts of Soviet Holocaust Cinema Finally Escape From the Censors’ Files  Long-lost and suppressed classics with complicated depictions of the Shoah have found a revivalist champion By Lea Zeltserman on the Tablet website on June 12, 2013.

Still from Fate of a Man(Courtesy Olga Gershenson)

Two IUP books featured in upcoming YIVO Institute book sessions

Posted June 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Two IUP books featured in upcoming YIVO Institute book sessions on the Indiana University Press blog on June 15, 2013.

Heading Into the ‘I’ of the Knaidel Controversy Over Yiddish Spelling Bee Word Misses the Point

Posted June 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Heading Into the ‘I’ of the Knaidel Controversy Over Yiddish Spelling Bee Word Misses the Point  By Philologos on The Jewish Daily Forward website on June 16, 2013.

Spelling Trouble: 13-year-old Arvind Mahankali won this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee and uncorked a linguistic debate.

Click Here to Read:  Knaidel/Kneydl and other posts on this issue on this website.

 

Bid to censor Anne Frank’s ‘pornographic’ diary in schools fails

Posted June 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Bid to censor Anne Frank’s ‘pornographic’ diary in schools fails Michigan school committee rejects mother’s plea to remove edition of Diary of a Young Girl from students’ eyes by  Alison Flood on the Guardian website on  May 16, 2013.

‘Inappropriate’? Anne Frank. Photograph: Everett Collection / Rex Feature

Clinical Consultation by WCSPP

Posted June 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Clinical Consultation by WCSPP.

For what am I fighting?”: George Orwell on Arthur Koestler’s “Darkness at Noon”

Posted June 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  “For what am I fighting?”: George Orwell on Arthur Koestler’s “Darkness at Noon” Republished 1941 review shows the influence Kostler’s dystopian classic had on Orwell by  George Orwell on the New Statesman website on January 23, 2013.

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Researchers Find Biological Evidence of Gulf War Illnesses

Posted June 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  Researchers Find Biological Evidence of Gulf War Illnesses  By James  Dao in The New York Times on  June 14, 2013.

Ronald Brown, a veteran of the 1991 Persian Gulf war, has had health problems since 1992.

What is Psychoanalysis

Posted June 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  What is Psychoanalysis on the Columbia Psychiatry Website.

A New Look at Unconscious Processes by Morris N. Eaglee

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: A New Look at Unconscious Processes: Conceptual Analysis, Empirical Findings, and Clinical Formulations by Morris N. Eagle, Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the Rapaport-Klein Study Group Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, June 7-9, 2013.

The Neural Basis of the Dynamic Unconscious

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers, Science News

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Click Here to Read: The Neural Basis of the Dynamic Unconscious by Heather A. Berlin (New York).

This article originally appeared as Berlin, Heather (2011).  The Neural Basis of the Dynamic Unconscious Neuropsychoanalysis 13 (1) and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Click Here to Read: Neuroscience Meets
Psychoanalysis by Heather Berlin in Scientific American Mind

Psychoanalytic Perspectives Special Issue: Adoption

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group Announce:

Psychoanalytic Perspectives
Special Issue: Adoption
Volume 10, Issue 1, 2013
Guest Editors: Kenneth A. Frank, PhD and Kim Bernstein, PhD Read the rest of this post »

Sex and Superheroines

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here To Read: Sex and  Superheroines By Christina Blanch on the CNN website on June 13, 2013.

Hackers vs. suits: Why nerds become leakers

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here To Read:  Hackers vs. suits: Why nerds become leakers By Timothy B. Lee in The Washington Post on  June 11, 2013.

British Girls in the Third Reich

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: British Girls in the Third Reich: ‘We Had the Time of Our Lives’ Interview with Rachel Johnson on Der Spiegel Online website.  

Joyce’s ‘Finnegans Wake’ Takes Off in China

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, China

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Click Here to Read:  Joyce’s ‘Finnegans Wake’ Takes Off in China By Didi  Kirsten Tatlow in The New York Times on  June 14, 2013.

Knaidel/Kneydl

Posted June 14th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Knaidel/Kneydl By Jonathan Brent on the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research website on June 12, 2013.

Click Here to Read:  Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish on this website.