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Trio of dead stars upholds a key part of Einstein’s theory of gravity

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read:   Trio of dead stars upholds a key part of Einstein’s theory of gravity: Celestial orbital dance conforms with physicists’ expectations for ultradense objects BY Emily Conover on the Science News website of January 12, 2018.

Simulated view of a black hole in front of the Large Magellanic Cloud. The ratio between the black hole Schwarzschild radius and the observer distance to it is 1:9. Of note is the gravitational lensing effect known as an Einstein ring, which produces a set of two fairly bright and large but highly distorted images of the Cloud as compared to its actual angular size. Alain r . Public Domain via Widimedia Commons

Joyce’s Parrot

Posted January 15th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

Click Here to Read:   Joyce’s Parrot by Michael Kildea.

James Joyce.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Diego Rivera in the Soviet Union: An exhibition in Mexico City

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read: Diego Rivera in the Soviet Union: An exhibition in Mexico City By Alex González on the World Socialist website on January 12, 2018.

Diego Rivera.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Review of The Holt Rapaport Correspondence

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  Review of The Holt Rapaport Correspondence by Robert Holt reviewed by Steven Ellman in TAP 51/4 Fall/Winter 2017G.  Reprinted with permission from The American Psychoanalyst (TAP) of the American Psychoanalytic Association.

Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

Click Here to Read:   Temple to ancient Roman cult resurrected beneath London By Katy Scott on the CNN website on January 12, 2018.

Marble statue of Mithras slaying the bull (tauroctony), Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo by Carole Raddato from  FRANKFURT, Germany.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk by Jeffrey A. Lieberman in The New York Times on Janaury 12, 2018.

Michael Vadon Public Domain via Wikomedia Commons

Is Mr. Trump Nuts?

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read: Is Mr. Trump Nuts? By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on January 10, 2018.

Click Here to Read: ‘Is Mr. Trump Nuts?’ Analyze This Letters to the Editors in The New York Times on January. 11, 2018.

Gage Skidmore Public Domain Via Wikimedia Commons.

IPBooks Independent Press book ads in The New York Review of Books

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:  IPBooks Independent Press book ads in The New York Review of Books in the January 18, 2018 Issue. IPbooks ads are on page 2 of the document .

The Rockefellers vs. the Company That Made Them Rockefellers

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

Click Here to Read:   The Rockefellers vs. the Company That Made Them Rockefellers: The family that pioneered the oil industry in America wants to expose what Exxon hid from the public about climate change By Reeves Wiedeman in New York Magazine on January 7,  2018.

John D. Rockefeller.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Bloomsbury and Psychoanalysis

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Read:   Bloomsbury and Psychoanalysis: An Exhibition of Documents from the Archives of the British Psychoanalytical Society at the British Psychoanalytical Society on the Internet Archives website.

Virginia Woolf.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention by Sarah Avery And Eric Ferreri, Duke University, on the Medical Xpress website on January 11, 2018.

CC-BY-SA-3.0/Matt H. Wade at Wikipedia

Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment is his new rock bottom

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:  Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment is his new rock bottom by Chris Cillizza on the CNN website on January 12, 2018,

Michael Vadon. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Mind as Text: Freud’s Typographical Model of the Mind with Adele Tutter at NYPSI

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE PRESENTS The Heinz Hartmann II Lecture

Mind as Text: Freud’s Typographical Model of the Mind

HEINZ HARTMANN II AWARD RECIPIENT AND PRESENTER:
Adele Tutter, M.D., Ph.D.
Introduction by Daria Colombo, M.D.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 8:00 pm
NYPSI’s Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd Street, NYC

Vincent Van Gogh, Piles of French Novels, 1887

Freud developed the topographical model of the mind at a time when not only literary, but all academic, scientific, medical, and publications-especially Read the rest of this post »

From the Chair to the Couch with Navah Kaplan at NYPSI

Posted January 12th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute invites you to a clinical series: FROM THE CHAIR TO THE COUCH
2017 – 2018

Interested in learning more about psychoanalysis and how to deepen your clinical practice? Please join us for this year’s three part clinical series.  Our upcoming and second presentation will continue to address an adult clinical case. Dr. Navah Kaplan will present an analytic case, followed by a discussion with Drs. John Crow and Wendy Olesker. As usual, there will be food and drink and a lively discussion of clinical material. Professionals and students with backgrounds in psychology, psychiatry, and social work are welcome to attend.
Event Date: February 6th, 7-9PM
Please RSVP by January 30th to Hilli Dagony-Clark at hilli@dagony-clark.com. (Location address will be provided when you RSVP). Read the rest of this post »

Hebrew University’s Einstein archives set for Asian exhibits

Posted January 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read: Hebrew University’s Einstein archives set for Asian exhibits: Artifacts to go on display include handwritten pages from the theory of relativity, letters to lovers and even a vinyl record collection By AFP on the Timew of Israel Website on January 11, 2018.

Albert Einstein, during a lecture in Vienna in 1921. (Wikipedia/public domain)

Inside a Puerto Rico Suicide Prevention Center

Posted January 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

Click Here to Read:  Inside a Puerto Rico Suicide Prevention Center Video on the New York Times website.

Center for Jewish History Announces Innovative Program Series Premiering this January

Posted January 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Click Here to Read:  Center for Jewish History Announces Innovative Program Series Premiering this January Series include: History Matters; Very Short Introductions: Short Talks on Big Subjects; First Person: Jewish Stories, Jewish Lives; and an Exhibition on Jews in Space.

Entering Trump’s Mind

Posted January 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Click Here to Read:   Caution: Entering Trump’s Mind By Gail Collins in The New York Times on January 10, 2018.

Click Here to Read: Leonard Glass and Bandy Lee: We aren’t diagnosing Trump. We’re sounding an alarm By Leonard L. Glass and Bandy X. Lee in the Boston Globe on January 10, 2018.

Gage Skidmore.  Public Domain Via Wikimeida Commons

 Mystery Radio Bursts From Space Just Got Even Weirder

Posted January 11th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Click Here to Read:   Mystery Radio Bursts From Space Just Got Even Weirder: Astronomers are transfixed by twisted waves seen coming from an odd object three billion light-years away By Nadia Drake Jamuary 10, 2018.

Alain R. Public Domain ca Wikimedia Commons

New From IPBooks: How I Became a Psychologist: Poems by Henry Seiden

Posted January 10th, 2018 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Click Here to Purchase:  How I Became a Psychologist: Poems by Henry Seiden.