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The Shadow of Zaha Hadid

Posted April 9th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:
The Shadow of Zaha Hadid by Esther Sperber in The Lilith Magazine on April 7, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Female Architects on the Significance of Zaha Hadid By Randy Kenney and Robin Pogrebin in The New York Times on April 1, 2016.

Nuclear Winter

Posted April 9th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Earth

Click Here to View:  Nuclear Winter By Retro Report on The New York Times on April 3, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Related Article by Clyde Haberman in The New York Times on April 3, 2016.

Carl Sagan and other Cold War scientists once feared that a nuclear war could plunge the world into a deadly ice age. Three decades later, does this theory still resonate?

 

Philosophy Thursday: Franz Rosenzweig

Posted April 7th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:  Franz Rosenzweig on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:   Franz Rosenzweig on The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: A Theory of Everything by Jay Michaelson May 13, 2005.

Click Here to Read:  A Great Thinker Rediscovers His Judaism on the Day of Atonement Jewish philosopher Franz Rosenzweig was set to convert to Read the rest of this post »

“You can’t always get what you want” Envy in the Clinical Encounter at IPTAR

Posted April 7th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Save the date! Sunday Salon at IPTAR Institute for Psychoanalytic Training & Research
Sunday April 17, 2016, Roundtable 3:00-5:00 , Open House 5:00-6:00
IPTAR: 1651 Third Ave. #205 (92nd and Third Ave.)

Carolyn Ellman, PhD (IPTAR Fellow and Faculty)
Janice Lieberman, PhD (IPTAR Fellow and Faculty)
Isaac Tylim, PhD (IPTAR Fellow and Faculty)
Moderator: Ellen Marakowitz, PhD, LP
(IPTAR member and Faculty)

IPTAR Psychoanalytic Training Programs Open House Read the rest of this post »

When Parents Have a Favorite Child

Posted April 6th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: When Parents Have a Favorite Child By Perri Klass, M.D. in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

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The Challenge of Containment with Avi Nutkevitch, PhD. at IPTAR

Posted April 6th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

IPTAR: The LJGould Center for Systems-Psychoanalytic Studies
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The Challenge of Containment: A Psychoanalytic-Systemic perspective.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, Workshop with Avi Nutkevitch, PhD.

Description: (Three CE Credits)

In his article “container and contained transformed” Bion states that containment “is perhaps the most important mechanism employed by the practicing psychoanalyst”. I believe that the challenge of containment is highly important not only for the psychoanalyst, but in any role, be it manager, consultant, teacher, parent or political and Read the rest of this post »

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice—Doom and gloom, with capes

Posted April 6th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice—Doom and gloom, with capes By Carlos Delgado on the World Socialist Web Site on April 6, 2016.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Slavery in Recent American Films: “Lincoln”

Posted April 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read: Slavery in Recent American Films: “Lincoln” by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post website on April 5, 2016.

Creative block? Here’s the neuroscience of how to fix that

Posted April 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

Brain

Click Here to Read: Creative block? Here’s the neuroscience of how to fix that by Elizabeth Shockman on the PRI website on April 05, 2016.

Credit: Henry Vandyke Carter/Wikimedia Commons

A Psychology Test Explains the Real Corruption Exposed in the Panama Papers

Posted April 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

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Click Here to Read: A Psychology Test Explains the Real Corruption Exposed in the Panama Papers There’s an evidenced emotional response to corruption– and it doesn’t make us look very good by Sarah Sloat on the Inverse website on April 4, 2016

Teaching Men to Be Emotionally Honest

Posted April 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Teaching Men to Be Emotionally Honest By Andrew Reiner in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

Female Architects on the Significance of Zaha Hadid

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

ZahaHadid

Click Here to Read: Female Architects on the Significance of Zaha Hadid By Randy Kenney and Robin Pogrebin in The New York Times on April 1, 2016.

Zaha Hadid said she could “see the incredible amount of need from other women for reassurance” that they could be successful in architecture. CreditBrigitte Lacombe/Zaha Hadid Architects

Announcing The Redesigned IPbooks.net

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

IPBooksYou are invited to take a look at the newly redesigned IPBooks.net and purchase a book if one strikes your fancy!

Click Here to Read:  All IPBooks offerings

Click Here to Read: Psychoanalytic books on IPBooks.net

Click Here to Read:  Fiction titles on IPBooks.net

Double Agent Kim Philby Bragged of How Easy Spying Was in 1981 Lecture

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Double Agent Kim Philby Bragged of How Easy Spying Was in 1981 Lecture By Steven Erlarnger in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

Kim Philby in 1955.CreditAssociated Press

Presentations on Sexuality and the Social Link at Après-Coup

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents

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“The Rose” (2008) by Cy Twombly

2015-2016 SEMINAR SERIES
Presentations on Sexuality and the Social Link
April 13, 2016 Ona Nierenberg, Driven Out: On the Expulsion of Lay Analysis and Gay Analysts in the U.S.
May 11, 2016 Scott Von, The Art of the Symptom and the Future of Analysis Read the rest of this post »

Movies Monday: Movies about Music

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Listen To:  David Lang’s 8 Favorite Movies About Music By Amanda Angel on the WQXR website on February 19, 2016.

David Lang. (Peter Serling)

What We Talk About When We Talk About Gender Dysphoria with Joy Ladin, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
WORKS IN PROGRESS
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org
Wednesday

April 6, 2016, 8 p.m.
What We Talk About When We Talk About Gender Dysphoria with Joy Ladin, Ph.D.
FREE. All are welcome. Click on: RSVP NO CME OR CE CREDITS WILL BE OFFERED.

How can therapists diagnose and treat gender dysphoria without pathologizing transgender identities? Drawing on my own experience of gender dysphoria, gender transition, and psychotherapy, this talk will address the Read the rest of this post »

Poetry Monday: John Guzlowski

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Poetry

POETRY MONDAY: April 3, 2016

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John Guzlowski

Yes, as we all know, it’s National Poetry Month, but as many do not know, poetry is not just about trees, flowers and birds. Often, as in the work of some of the greatest poets – and as in the work of today’s poet – it’s about much more than that.

With people fleeing oppression and violence all over the world, there couldn’t be a better time to talk about the contributions made by immigrants and refugees to our literary culture, which is another way of saying to our lives. Today we honor John Guzlowski, Professor Emeritus of English Literature at Eastern Illinois University. Born in a refugee camp in Germany after World War II, he came to the U.S. with his family as a Displaced Person in 1951. His Roman Catholic parents had been Polish slave laborers in Nazi Germany during the war and had barely survived. Read the rest of this post »

Further Explorations of Winnicott’s ‘Use of the Object’ with Marion Oliner, Ph.D. at NYPSI

Posted April 4th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:Scientific Meeting
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900, www.psychoanalysis.org, www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 8-10 pm
Further Explorations of Winnicott’s ‘Use of the Object’ with Marion Oliner, Ph.D.
Discussant: Josephine Wright, M.D.
2 CME/CE credits offered
Tickets, click on: $10 – General Admission
Free – RSVP For Members & NYPSI Students

After more than 50 years in learning, teaching, practicing and writing about psychoanalysis, Dr. Marion Oliner observes that she has been struck by the need to balance the emphasis on psychic reality, the essence of our science, Read the rest of this post »

Tracking an Elusive Diary From Hitler’s Inner Circle

Posted April 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

Rosenberg

Click Here to Read: Tracking an Elusive Diary From Hitler’s Inner Circle By Serge F. Kovaleski in The New York Times on March 30, 2016.

Alfred Rosenberg, left, with Hitler and Friedrich Weber, right, during the Munich Putsch in 1923.CreditKeystone/Getty Images