Categories: Sociology Monday
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.
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
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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Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association presents
Savoir-faire and the Frame of the Cure
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 »
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,
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
Click Here to a Read: Biographical Note on Mali Mann
“When you come back, bring your potted flowers”
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 »
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.
Click Here to Read: In response to my 100th birthday by Martin Bergmann.
Categories: General News
Categories: Art, Books
Click 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.
Categories: Announcements, General News
Dr. 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.
Categories: Music, Obituaries
Click Here to Read: Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013 on the Harvest Arts Blog website on December 11th, 2013.
Sunday Salon at IPTAR: A Roundtable On Silence
in the psychoanalytic encounter
Sheldon Bach Ph.D., Andrew Druck Ph.D. Mary Libbey Ph.D. & Bruce Reis Ph.D.
Sunday February 23rd, 2014
Address: 140 West 97th Street (between Amsterdam and Columbus)
4:00-‐6:00 followed by Read the rest of this post »
Categories: Audio/Video, Philosophy Thursday
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.
Click Here to Read: Seattle Glass Art by Ellie Winninghoff on the Penta Daily Barron’s website on December 30, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Size Matters: This Century’s Hugest Phallic Symbol by yTrey Pence on The Richeson website on November 27, 2013.
Categories: General News
Click 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