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Tune in for Danny Kaye: A look at the early years of the famed tummler

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video, Movies

DannyKaye2In a visit with film historian Bruce Lawton, we learn about the early work of Danny Kaye – from his first appearances on stages in the Borscht Belt to his screen debut in four little known ‘two-reelers’. Lawton will be presenting his multi-media presentation “Meet Nikolai Nikolaevich!…The Not Yet ‘Re-Fined’ Danny Kaye!” at the Yiddish Book Center on September 29, 2013.
Click Here to Listen to: The interview with Bruce Lawton.

Steven Zipperstein Appointed First Jacob Kronhill Visiting Scholar at YIVO

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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PRESS NEWS: For immediate release

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011
Contact: Suzanne Leon, Director of Development
sleon@yivo.cjh.org
917-606-8227

NEW YORK, NY (September 17, 2013) – The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is pleased to announce the appointment of the first Jacob Kronhill Visiting Scholar, Dr. Steven Zipperstein, Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish Culture and History at Stanford University.   Read the rest of this post »

Marville’s Vanished Paris

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Photography

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Click Here to Read:  Marville’s Vanished Paris by Luc Sante in The New York Review of Books on September 17. 2013.

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Charles Marville: Sky Study, Paris, 1856–1857

It Captures Your Mind

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Business and Finance

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Click Here to Read:  It Captures Your Mind: Review of Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much by Sendhil Mullainathan and Eldar Shafir Reviewed by Cass R. Sunstein on the New York Review of Books website and in the September 26, 2013 issue.

Tablet Magazine’s list of 101 Great Jewish Books

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Tablet Magazine’s list of 101 Great Jewish Books on the Tablet Magazine website.

Naming Genocide: The Legacy of Lemkin at CJH

Posted September 18th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Naming Genocide: The Legacy of Lemkin
Panel Discussion
“Sovereignty cannot be conceived as the right to kill innocent people.” —Raphael Lemkin

How can we define genocide? How is the concept of genocide interpreted in discussions of the Holocaust, the Armenian genocide, Rwanda, and other devastating events such as those in Cambodia, Darfur and the former Yugoslavia? And what about Syria? Read the rest of this post »

Banning a Pseudo-Therapy

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Banning a Pseudo-Therapy By The Editorial  Board of the New York Times on September 7, 2013.

What Psychotherapists Need to Know with Gunsberg at CFS

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Contemporary Freudian Society
NY Division–Scientific Program

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
8:30 – 10:00 pm
The Culture Center
410 Columbus Avenue (between 79th & 80th)
Admission is free.

What Psychotherapists Need to Know
about the Phenomenon of Parental Alienation Read the rest of this post »

Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research, and Clinical Implications by Morris N. Eagle

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Review of  Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research, and Clinical Implications by Morris N. Eagle,  Reviewed by Rudy Oldeschulte on the Metapsychology Reviews website on September 17, 2013.

Agency and Surrender in the Analytic Process with Jeremy Safran at AIP

Posted September 17th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
OF THE KAREN HORNEY PSYCHOANALYTIC CENTER
Established in 1941
329 East 62nd Street — New York, NY 10065
(212) 838-8044 — www.aipnyc.org — aipkh@aol.com
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SCIENTIFIC MEETING
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Jeremy Safran:
AGENCY & SURRENDER IN THE ANALYTIC PROCESS Read the rest of this post »

The Seductive Allure of Neuroscience and the Science of Persuasion

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read:  The Seductive Allure of Neuroscience and the Science of Persuasion By Jay Van Bavel and Dominic Packer in The Scientific American on September 16, 2013.

Caring for a Mind in Crisis

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Caring for a Mind in Crisis by Pauline W. Chen in The New York Times on September 12, 2013.

The Yiddish Analyst and My Mother, My Father, My Money: New classes with Simon Feuerman

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

The Yiddish Analyst: a new class (via telephone)
Thursdays beginning October 10th 12 noon-1 pm (10 weeks)
$440 (this class is held via telephone)
· What are the Jewish roots in our field?
· What influence does being Jewish or being part of any religion play in the practice of psychoanalysis? Read the rest of this post »

Listening like a Writer: A presentation on analytic listening by Fred Griffin

Posted September 16th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read:  Listening like a Writer: A presentation on analytic listening by Fred Griffin.  This paper is previously unpublished.

The Clinical Moment at CFS

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society
A New Series The Clinical Moment

Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 8:00 – 10:00 pm, Manhattan Location

The Psychoanalytic Training Institute of CFS is pleased to introduce a new series entitled, “The Clinical Moment.”

Please join us for an informal meeting that includes discussion and a hosted dinner in a member’s home. Read the rest of this post »

An Artisan’s Know-How with Pura Cancina at Apres-Coup

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements
Après-Coup PSYCHOANALYTIC ASSOCIATION
Friday, September 20, 2013, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday, September 21, 2013, 10:30am – 2:00pm

AN ARTISAN’S KNOW-HOW, Workshop
PURA CANCINA Read the rest of this post »

Poetry, Anna Freud, Kristallnacht, child emotions, suffering & memories by Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues,

Our own as well as the international turmoil continues as we prepare for elections on all fronts, but the international website “marches on” as usual.
Please note the post that I pick out for this week but do not ignore other posts, as many may find some of interest to them that I do not mention.

My choices this week:

1) I suggest that you listen to the haunting (translated from Russian) poems of Osip Mandelstam, and read the rest of the excerpt bells in the Wikipedia: Read the rest of this post »

Unreality Star: The paranoid used to fear the C.I.A. Now their delusions mirror “The Truman Show.”

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:   Unreality Star: The paranoid used to fear the C.I.A. Now their delusions mirror “The Truman Show.” by Andrew Marantz in The New Yorker on September 16, 2013.

Read Aldous Huxley’s review of 1984 he sent to George Orwell

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  Read Aldous Huxley’s review of 1984 he sent to George Orwell bu Cyriaque Lamar on the io9 website on March 6, 2012.

Stonehenge Path Offers New Clues To Site’s Age-Old Secrets

Posted September 15th, 2013 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Stonehenge Path Offers New Clues To Site’s Age-Old Secrets  By Meredith Bennett-Smith in The Huffington Post on September 14, 2013.