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Sociology Monday: Georg Simmel

Posted January 26th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Sociology Monday

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Click Here to Read:  Georg Simmel on Wikipedia

Click Here to Read: The Significance of Simmel’s Work on the George Simmel online website.

Click Here to Read:   Mind, Brain & Spirituality: Toward a Biology of the Soul on this website.

Mind, Brain & Spirituality: Toward a Biology of the Soul

Posted January 26th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to View:  Mind, Brain & Spirituality: Toward a Biology of the Soul at Philoctetes: Roundtable discussion featuring Martin Bergmann, Siri Hustvedt, Jaak Panksepp, David Pincus, and Reverend Thandeka on Uploaded on Dec 3, 2007.

Holocaust Told in One Word, 6 Million Times

Posted January 26th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Holocaust Told in One Word, 6 Million Times By Jodi  Rudorenjan in the New York Times on January. 25, 2014.

More art than literature, the new book “And Every Single One Was Someone” consists only of the word “Jew,” repeated. Rina Castelnuovo for The New York Times

Psychoanalysts and soldiers, impact of adolescence, hidden documentary… from Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted January 26th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

Dear Colleagues,

back from the APsaA meetings, I return to report on this week’s international psychoanalytic website’s activity. When you log into the website this weekend, I suggest that you scan the previous week’s posts as I did not have time to cover it in this mailing.

1) Please read the excellent review by Nathan Szajnberg, M.D. of Jonathan Shay, MD, PhD,”s Odysseus in America and Achilles in Vietmam, Dr. Shay was awarded honorary membership in APsaA for his contributions to understanding Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in veterans.
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Savoir-faire and the Frame of the Cure with Paola Mieli at Après Coup

Posted January 25th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents
Savoir-faire and the Frame of the Cure
Paola Mieli

Friday, January 10, 2014 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, Room 408, New York, NY Read the rest of this post »

APsaA Winter Meetings Photos

Posted January 25th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Photography

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Click Here to View:   Slideshow of pictures from the American Psychoanalytic Associations Winter Meetings at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City on January 15 to 19, 2014,

Re-Commissioning Paradise

Posted January 25th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Re-Commissioning Paradise by Katherine Morais on the on the Penta Blog on January 24, 2014. 

Lorenzo Ghiberti’s restored Gates of Paradise. Credit: Katherine Morais

Poem by Mali Mann

Posted January 24th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Poetry

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Click Here to a Read:  Biographical Note on Mali Mann

“When you come back, bring your potted flowers”
 Mali Mann

Your potted flowers on the porch whisper in the air;

if you come back, your flowers greet me at the door,

your paintings on the wall.

 

Speak to me of living days. Read the rest of this post »

The Prisoner of Stress: What does anxiety mean?

Posted January 24th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  The Prisoner of Stress: What does anxiety mean? By Louis Menan, Review of  My Age of Anxiety by Scott Stossel. in the New Yorker on January 27. 2014.

Scott Stossel has tried almost every treatment available for his anxiety, from drugs to yoga. Nothing has worked. Illustration by Miguel Gallardo.

 

In response to my 100th birthday by Martin Bergmann

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read:  In response to my 100th birthday by Martin Bergmann.

Pigging Out: What ‘Radically Unkosher’ Jewish Foodies Like

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Pigging Out: What ‘Radically Unkosher’ Jewish Foodies Like by  Michael Pollan Are Missing By Jonathan Schorsch on the USC Anneberg RD magazine on January 21, 2014.

Click Here to Read:  Locusts, Giraffes and the Meaning of Kashrut on this website.

Image: Justin Dawson

Sigmund Freud’s Sicko Grandson

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art, Books

LucianreudClick Here to Read:  Sigmund Freud’s Sicko Grandson: Cruel Lover, Terrible Father, One Hell of a Painter. Two new biographical studies and dual exhibits in Vienna plumb the psychodrama of the great Lucian Freud By Vladislav Davidzon on the Tablet website on January 23, 2014.

 

Architecture professor honored for contribution to medical field

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, General News

StephenSonnenbergDr. Stephen Sonnenberg, adjunct professor for the School of Architecture and the Plan II Honors program, is a recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the American Psychoanalytic Association last Friday. Sonnenberg’s desire to help people in addition to his love of humanities was the inspiration for his research in psychoanalysis–The Texan Daily Website on January 22, 2014.

Photo Credit: Claire Trammel | Daily Texan Staff.

Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Music, Obituaries

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Click Here to Read:  Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013  on the Harvest Arts Blog website on December 11th, 2013.

A Roundtable On Silence & Open House at IPTAR

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Recruitment Event
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Sunday Salon at IPTAR: A Roundtable On Silence
in the psychoanalytic encounter
with
Sheldon Bach Ph.D., Andrew Druck Ph.D. Mary Libbey Ph.D. & Bruce Reis Ph.D.
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Sunday February 23rd, 2014

Address: 140 West 97th Street (between Amsterdam and Columbus)
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Philosophy Thursday: Peter Frederick Strawson

Posted January 23rd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Philosophy Thursday

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Click Here to Read:  P. F. Strawson on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:   Peter Frederick Strawson on the Stanford University Encyclopedia of Philosophy website on September 16, 2009.

Click Here to View:   Gareth Evans and P. F. Strawson , Language and Creativity (1 of 6) on the Philosophical Installations website.

Seattle Glass Art

Posted January 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Seattle Glass Art by Ellie Winninghoff on the Penta Daily Barron’s website on December 30, 2013.

Size Matters: This Century’s Hugest Phallic Symbol

Posted January 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read:  Size Matters: This Century’s Hugest Phallic Symbol  by yTrey Pence on The Richeson website on November 27, 2013.

US psychology body declines to rebuke member in Guantánamo torture case

Posted January 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

Mohammed-al-QahtaniClick Here to Read:  US psychology body declines to rebuke member in Guantánamo torture case: Complaint dropped against John Leso, involved in brutal interrogation of suspected 9/11 hijacker Mohammed al-Qahtani • APA: ‘We cannot proceed with formal charges’ By Soencer Ackerman on the The guardian.com wesbsite on January 20, 2014.]

Mohammed al-Qahtani was twice charged by the Pentagon in 2008 with war crimes related to 9/11. Photograph: motesjj

 

Klein-Winnicott Dialectic

Posted January 22nd, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

Susan Kavaler-AdlerClick Here to View:  Klein-Winnicott Dialectic: The Object Relations View. Part 10 of the educational series on YouTube.

Published on Aug 19, 2012
Dr. Susan Kavaler-Adler discusses so- Read the rest of this post »