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‘I met someone whose family gave me life’

Posted November 29th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Next EXCLUSIVE: ‘I met someone whose family gave me life’ – 72 years on, Holocaust survivor thanks the son of the Dutch hero who bought her freedom when she was just a baby by bribing an SS guard in the Daily Mail on November 29, 2015.

Peter de Hoo’s father saved Paulette Cooper’s life with a well-timed bribe in July 1943. On Saturday, the pair met for the first time (pictured above)

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The new biggest thing in the universe, and why it’s a headache for scientist

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: The new biggest thing in the universe, and why it’s a headache for scientists By Robert Gebelhoff in The Washington Post on August 20, 2015.

Psychosis and the Social Link with Patrick Landman at Après-Coup

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Psychosis and the Social Link
Patrick Landman

Saturday, December 5, 2015
10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

The School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, New York, NY Read the rest of this post »

Scientists just caught a black hole swallowing a star — and burping a bit back ou

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Science News

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Click Here to Read: Scientists just caught a black hole swallowing a star — and burping a bit back out By Rachel Feltman  on The Washington Post on November 27, 2015.

An illustration shows a star torn up by a black hole’s strong gravity. The black hole is launching a powerful jet of matter into space. (NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Swift)

Intellect or Instinct: A Contemporary View of the Death Drive

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to Read:  Intellect or Instinct: A Contemporary View of the Death Drive at the  The New School on YouTube.

Soul Machine by George Makari

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Owen Flanagan on Soul Machine : The Invention of the Modern Mind: Troubles with Three-ism: Body, Mind, and Soul  in the Los Angeles Review of Books on November 28th, 2015

How Did this Ultra-Orthodox Man End Up in Charge of the Albert Einstein Archives?

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: How Did this Ultra-Orthodox Man End Up in Charge of the Albert Einstein Archives? by Norma Zevloff on the Forward website on November 22, 2015.

Is Donald Trump Broke?

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Business and Finance

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Click Here to Read:  Guest Post: Is Donald Trump Broke?  by Tyler Durden on the Zero Hedge website on August 7, 2015 .

Sigmund Freud – La Familia Freud – Viena 1937

Posted November 28th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Audio/Video

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Click Here to Read:  Sigmund Freud – La Familia Freud – Viena 1937 – from Cita en las Diagonales on the Vimeo Website.

Cézanne’s Mirrors: The artist, his wife, his friend and the book with Adele Tutter at NYPSI

Posted November 28th, 2015 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, December 2, 2015, 8 p.m. Cézanne’s Mirrors: The artist, his wife, his friend and the book
Adele Tutter, M.D., Ph.D. Read the rest of this post »

What The Danish Girl Reminds Us About Transgender People Throughout History

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here To Read:  What The Danish Girl Reminds Us About Transgender People Throughout History by Lily Rothman on the Time Magazine website on November 27, 2015.

Focus Features. Eddie Redmayne stars as Lili Elbe, in Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl

Iraqi Odyssey opens in the US

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:  Iraqi Odyssey opens in the US By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on November 27, 2015.

The Failure of Intelligent Explanations

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: The Failure of Intelligent Explanations: France grapples with the aftermath of attacks that are no longer ‘just against Jews’ By Marc Weitzmann on the Tablet Website on November 25, 2015.

How technology reveals the ghost cities in China and the West

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read: How technology reveals the ghost cities in China and the West: New Urbanist is Geoff Manaugh’s monthly column that explores how technology and design are changing our cities, homes, the built environment – and ourselves on The New Scientist Website on November 26, 2015.

Communities of Character

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Communities of Character by David Brooks in The New York Times on November 27, 2015.

Review: Hysteria: Brought into the open

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Review: Hysteria: Brought into the open By Ivy Garlitz on the JC.com website on November 26, 2015.

History Friday: John Forrester

Posted November 27th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: History Friday

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Click Here to Read:  John Forrester (historian) on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Professor John Forrester: Philosopher and historian widely celebrated for his work on Sigmund Freud and much-loved as an inspiring teacher: Forrester was a scholar and teacher of astonishing warmth and inexhaustible enthusiasm by Simon Schaffer on the Independent Website on November 25, 2015. Read the rest of this post »

Surprising Differences between Lonely Women and Lonely Men

Posted November 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: Surprising Differences between Lonely Women and Lonely Men By Kira Asatryan on the Psych Cenntral website.

Click Here to Purchase:  Encounters with Loneliness:  Only the Lonely edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucile Spira, and Arthur A. Lynch.

The Peculiar Parade Of Thanksgiving Traditions

Posted November 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

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Click Here to Read:  The Peculiar Parade Of Thanksgiving Traditions on the NPR website on November 25, 2015.

Patriotic Turkey: Detail from a vintage Thanksgiving greeting card.

Thou Shalt to You Shalt: Returning Internal Conflict to Its External Origins

Posted November 26th, 2015 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Thou Shalt to You Shalt: Returning Internal Conflict to Its External Origins by Trevor C. Pederson on his psychoanalysis blog on September 20, 2015.