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STAR WARS: The Force Awakens: Psychoanalysis and Film

Posted June 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies, Papers

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Click Here to Read: STAR WARS: The Force Awakens: Psychoanalysis and Film by Martin Mares.

High-Rise: A film version of J.G. Ballard’s novel

Posted June 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies Monday

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Click Here to Read: High-Rise: A film version of J.G. Ballard’s novel By David Walsh On the World Socialist Web Site on May 27, 2016.

A Critique of the Postmodern Turn in Psychoanalysis: Recent Work of Mitchell & Renik

Posted June 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Morris Eagle

Click Here to Read: A Critique of the Postmodern Turn in Psychoanalysis: Recent Work of Mitchell & Renik by Morris N. Eagle Paper presented on June 10, 2000, at the Annual Meeting of the Rapaport-Klein Study Group on the PsychoMedia website .

Flatiron sculpture will get inside Freud’s head June 16–18

Posted June 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: Flatiron sculpture will get inside Freud’s head June 16–18 By Howard Halle on The Time Out New York Website on May 25 2016.

Could Alzheimer’s Stem From Infections? It Makes Sense, Experts Say

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

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Click Here to Read: Could Alzheimer’s Stem From Infections? It Makes Sense, Experts Say by Gina Kolata in The New York Times on May 25, 2016.

Salmonella bacteria, represented by the red spots, entrapped in a cage of proteins called beta amyloid, represented in green.
ROBERT MOIR AND RUDOLPH TANZI / MASSACHUSSETS GENERAL HOSPITAL AND HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL

The Center for Jewish History Announces May and June 2016 Programs

Posted June 5th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: The Center for Jewish History Announces  May and June 2016 Programs.

One of the World’s Greatest Art Collections Hides Behind This Fence

Posted June 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Art

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Click Here to Read: One of the World’s Greatest Art Collections Hides Behind This Fence: The superrich have stashed millions of works in tax-free storage. So what does that mean for the art? By Graham Bowley and Doreen Caravajal in The New York Times on May 28, 2016.

The Geneva Free Port, behind barbed wire, is crammed with storage vaults that contain some of the most exquisite artworks ever made, tucked away where they may not be seen for decades.
FRED MERZ FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES

Marx and Lacan: Surplus-Enjoyment, Surplus-Value, Surplus-Knowledge

Posted June 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Papers

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Click Here to Read: Marx and Lacan: Surplus-Enjoyment, Surplus-Value, Surplus-Knowledge by Slavoj Žižek on the Moriborchan website.

How One Berliner Battles Hate: With Conscience and a Sharp Scraper

Posted June 3rd, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  How One Berliner Battles Hate: With Conscience and a Sharp Scraper By Sally McGrane in The New York Times on May 27, 2016.

“I don’t think I could stop if I wanted to. If I see something, I have to take it down.” IRMELA MENSAH-SCHRAMM CreditGordon Welters for The New York Times

 

 

Photography Friday: Yevgeny Sudbin

Posted June 2nd, 2016 by jseligmann
Categories: Photography

SudbinThe Whirlpool (M51), a galaxy 30-million light years away, by Yevgeny Sudbin.  Mr. Subdin in not only an accomplished photographer and astrophotographer, he is a world-renowned concert pianist.

If you would like to have your photography considered for internationalpsychoanalysis.net’s Photography Friday, please send your jpegs to Joel Seligmann, the Photography Editor

Historians May Fade Away; Their Students Remain: Eric Foner’s Last Class at Columbia

Posted May 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Historians May Fade Away; Their Students Remain: Eric Foner’s Last Class at Columbia By Steven M. Blumrosen on the News Blaze website on May 24, 2016.

Eric Foner (R) and Steven Blumrosen After the Final Lecture.

Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical

Posted May 28th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, Science News

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Click Here to Read: Review: Twin Books on the Genome, Far From Identical by Agigail Zuger in The New York Times on May 19, 2016

Dogs are surprisingly good psychologists

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Dogs are surprisingly good psychologists… on The Meta Picture website on April 17. 2013.

2016 Summer Institute at MITPP

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

METROPOLITAN INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING IN PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY
160 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024 · Telephone: (212) 496-2858
Email: mitppnyc@aol.com • Website: www.MITPP.org
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2016 SUMMER INSTITUTE
The New York State Education Department has approved these courses for contact hours (CEUs) for LMSWs and LCSWs. A certificate will be emailed upon request to those who attend all sessions, complete an evaluation and pay an administrative fee of $5. There is no charge for those affiliated with MITPP, MCMH or MSPP.

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYTIC COUPLE PSYCHOTHERAPY
Instructor: Vivian Eskin, Ph.D. Read the rest of this post »

An Openly Gay Man Runs the Army

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: An Openly Gay Man Runs the Army By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on May 21, 2016.

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To Help Kids Thrive, Coach Their Parents

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

KidsParents

Click Here To Read: To Help Kids Thrive, Coach Their Parents By Paul Tough in The New York Times on May 21, 2016.

‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  ‘Unforbidden Pleasures,’ by Adam Phillips, Reviewed by Mark O.Connell in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books, General News

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Click Here to Read: ‘A Million Questions’ From Descendants of Slaves Sold to Aid Georgetown By Rachel L. Swarns and Sona Patel in The New York Times on May 20, 2016.

The great-grandfather of Rochell Sanders Prater was a slave sold by Jesuit priests to help keep Georgetown University afloat. She shared family photos, including one of her grandmother’s house. Her father is in the photo at right, wearing glasses. CreditAndrew Spear for The New York Times

Click Here to Read: Coming Soon from IPbooks:  The Pleasure of Owning Persons by Volney Gay.

Child and Adolescent Program Open House at IPTAR

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPY PROGRAM
PLEASE JOIN US
for an OPEN HOUSE to learn about training at CAP

IPTAROpenHouse

Sunday, June 5th, 2:00-4:00 PM
IPTAR Conference Room
1651 3rd Ave (betw 92nd & 93rd St.)
Suite 205 Read the rest of this post »

Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations with Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose at NPAP

Posted May 27th, 2016 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

THE CONTINUING EDUCATION COMMITTEE OF THE
NATIONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOANALYSIS
Presents Malignant Passionate Attachments: Unbearable Separations
Presenter: Graciela Abelin-Sas Rose, Visiting Scholar

Sunday, June 12, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:00 PM
NPAP, 40 WEST 13 STREET, # 216, (Between 5th and 6th Avenues), Handicap accessible facility

This presentation, by an illuminating, internationally known psychoanalyst, encapsulates a foray into love, passion, and its blind alleys. How does passion become lethal and stifling, so that attachment dominates the psyche and fatally entraps it? At such times, separation and growth are no longer attainable and self-disintegration occurs Read the rest of this post »