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Trotsky’s day out

Posted September 21st, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: ‘Many of these Jews in New York knew Trotsky, he was very popular’: Trotsky’s day out: How a visit to NYC influenced the Bolshevik revolution: Author Kenneth Ackerman explores the life of the Jewish radical in the weeks leading up to the overthrow of the Russian Provisional Government by JP O’ Malley in the Times of Israel on September 19, 2016.

Happiness at The Helix Center

Posted September 19th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: Happiness: Saturday September 24, 2:30-4:30 pm, at The Helix Center.

Symposium 2016: Jack Drescher, Keynote Speaker

Posted September 19th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Papers

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Click Here to View:  Jack Drescher, Keynote Speaker, at Symposium 2016: Sexuality and Discontents, March 26th, 2016 at Goldwurm Auditorium, Mount Sinai Medical School, New York City.

Click Here to Read:  Schedule and Program for Symposium 2016.

The Puzzling Vilification of Hillary, A Psychoanalyst’s Perspective

Posted September 19th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  The Puzzling Vilification of Hillary, A Psychoanalyst’s Perspective by Peter Wolson on the Huffington Post website on May 27, 2016.

Movies Monday: The Sorrow and the Pity

Posted September 19th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read:  The Sorrow and the Pity on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Review of The Sorrow and the Pity, reviewed by Roger Ebert on the RogerEbert.com website on September 19, 197

Click Here to View:  The Sorrow and the Pity Documentary 1969 on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: The Long Shadow of ‘The Sorrow and the Pity’ By Bill Desowitz in The New York Times on May 7, 2000. Read the rest of this post »

Review of Myths of Mighty Women

Posted September 18th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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We call your attention to  Dr. Nancy Kulish’s thought provoking review of Myths of Mighty Women: Their Application in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in JAPA, vol 64 August, 2016.  We invite you to comment on the myths discussed in our book and your experience with myth in life and/or in psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

Click Here to Purchase: Myths of Mighty Women edited by Arlene Kramer Richards and Lucille Spira on IPBooks.net

Society Saturday: Contemporary Freudian Society

Posted September 17th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Society Saturday

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Click Here to Read:  The Contemporary Freudian Society website.

Click Here to Read: A Contemporary Freudian Slip: After a controversial but predictable debate, a leading New York psychoanalytic society changes its name By Jessica Gross on the Tablet Website on May 7, 2012.

Click Here to Read:  Psychoanalytic Training Institute of The Contemporary Freudian Society.

Click Here to Read:  Other Posts of Society Saturday on this website./

Photography Friday: Thomas Struth

Posted September 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click  Here to Read:  Seeing the Deterioration of Technology in Thomas Struth’s Photographs
by Cynthia Cruz on The HyperAllergic on September 9, 2016.

Thomas Struth, “Vacuum Chamber, JPL, Pasadena” (2013), inkjet print, 119.8 x 167.4 cm (© Thomas Struth)

Angst, Reading Group with Lillian Ferrari at Après-Coup

Posted September 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION
Thursday, September 22, 2016, 8:15 pm – 10:00 pm,
FIRST MEETING, READING LACAN’S SEMINAR X: ANGST, Reading Group
LILLIAN FERRARI

Lacan’s Seminar on angst—commonly translated into English as anxiety—is a major turning point in his teaching, in which, laboring through the concept, he will construct his notion of object a as index of the real and as object cause of desire. Read the rest of this post »

Opne House Luncheon and Clinical Presentation by Stehan Zicht at MITPP

Posted September 16th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
160 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024 · (212) 496-2858
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OPEN HOUSE LUNCHEON & CLINICAL PRESENTATION FOR THOSE CONSIDERING POSTGRADUATE TRAINING
Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 1:00 PM –2:30 PM

A LONG-TERM PSYCHOANALYTIC TREATMENT OF A TRAUMATIZED MAN WITH AN OBSESSIONAL ADAPTATION:
DETAILS OF THE PROCESS AND THE PROCESSING OF DETAILS Read the rest of this post »

Defying Trauma Through Creative Action with Spuros Orfanos and Sophia Richman at AIP

Posted September 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Established in 1941 CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAM

The American Institute for Psychoanalysis, SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #0338.
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065 — (212) 838-8044 — aipkh@aol.com

DEFYING TRAUMA THROUGH CREATIVE ACTION
Topic: trauma and creativity (therapeutic action of the creative process)
Contact Hours: 4 Read the rest of this post »

How The Trump Organization’s Foreign Business Ties Could Upend U.S. National Security

Posted September 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read and View:  How The Trump Organization’s Foreign Business Ties Could Upend U.S. National Security By Kurt Eichenwald on the Newsweek website on September 14, 2016,

Sexism and the Canon: Three Female Artists Reflect on ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’

Posted September 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

astractexpressionismwomenClick Here to Read:  Sexism and the Canon: Three Female Artists Reflect on ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’ by Kealey Boyd on the HyperAllergic website on September 14, 2016.

Works by Joan Mitchell (left) and Lee Krasner (right) in ‘Women of Abstract Expressionism’ at the Denver Art Museum (all photos by Hrag Vartanian for Hyperallergic)

Philosophy Thursday: Helen Longino

Posted September 15th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read: Helen Longino on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Can There Be A Feminist Science? by Helen E. Longino on the www.studiagender.umk.pl website.

Click Here to View:  Multicultural Philosophy Panel 1: Analytic Philosophy – Helen Longino on Vimeo.

Click Here to View: Helen Longino: Perspectives and Pluralities on YouTube. Read the rest of this post »

Red-State Blues: Why do people support Trump and the Tea Party?

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Red-State Blues: Why do people support Trump and the Tea Party? A native son and a sociologist search for answers by Jedediah Purdy in The New Republic on September 14, 2016

Writer’s Wednesday: Upton Sinclair

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Writers Wednesday

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Click Here to Read: Upton Sinclair on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Upton Sinclair By Anthony Arthur in The New York Times.

Click Here to Read: The Jungle at 100: Why the reputation of Upton Sinclair?s good book has gone bad by Chris Bachelder in Mother Jones in the JAaNUARY/FEBRUARY 2006 ISSUE. Read the rest of this post »

On th Subject of Loneliness

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Science News

lonelinesshealthClick Here to Read:  Researchers Confront an Epidemic of Loneliness By Katie Hafner in The New York Times on September 5, 2016.

Click Here to Read: The Avalanche of Distrust by David Brooks in The New York Times on September 13, 2016,

Click Here to Purchase:   Encounters with Loneliness: Only the Lonely Edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucille Spira and Arthur A. Lynch on IPBooks.net

Can Teenage Defiance Be Manipulated for Good?

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Can Teenage Defiance Be Manipulated for Good? by Amanda Ripley in The New York Times on September 12, 2016.

Credit Lynnie Z.

A Maya Codex Found in a Cave Is Authentic, Researchers Say

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Books

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Click Here to Read: A Maya Codex Found in a Cave Is Authentic, Researchers Say by Claire Voon on the HyperAllergic Website on September 13, 2016.

Detail of eye on page 6 of the Grolier Codex (photo by Michael Coe, all courtesy Brown University)

CONVERGENCIA, LACANIAN MOVEMENT FOR FREUDIAN ANALYSIS Perversion Today with Guillermina Díaz and Diana Voronovsky at Après-Coup

Posted September 14th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

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CONVERGENCIA, LACANIAN MOVEMENT FOR FREUDIAN ANALYSIS

Perversion Today
Guillermina Díaz and Diana Voronovsky
With written contributions by Alejandra Ruíz and Daniel Zimmerman
Moderator: Paola Mieli

Saturday, September 24, 2016, 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
The School of Visual Arts, 136 West 21st Street, New York, NY Read the rest of this post »