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If Books Could Talk: The Story of Three Jewish Treasures Rescued from the Vilna Ghetto

Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements, Books

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Click Here to Read:  FROM THE YIVO ARCHIVES: If Books Could Talk: The Story of Three Jewish Treasures Rescued from the Vilna Ghetto November 24, 2014 7:00pm.

ISIS Savagery Explained

Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News, Science News

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Click Here to Read: ISIS Savagery Explained: Five reasons why human beings are capable of savage inhumanity. Ian H. Robertson, Ph.D. on his The Winner Effect effect blog on the Psychology Today blogs on August 18, 2014.

Why the Holocaust Occurred in Germany, and Why So Few Resisted

Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read:  Why the Holocaust Occurred in Germany, and Why So Few Resisted (REVIEW) on the Algeminer website on August 11, 2014.

Barbed wire inside Auschwitz camp. Photo: Wiki Commons.

 

 

This Is What It Was Like to Go to James Joyce’s Birthday Party And have him chat with you about his favorite novels

Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read:  This Is What It Was Like to Go to James Joyce’s Birthday Party And have him chat with you about his favorite novels. By Padraic Colum on The New Republic Website. This piece was originally published on May 13, 1931.

Why Our Monuments Matter

Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read:  Why Our Monuments Matter by Niko Kostandaras in The New York Times on August. 19, 2014.

Understanding Anxiety in our Children with Barbara Milrod, MD at NYPSU

Posted August 19th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
CHILD & ADOLESCENT ANALYSIS DIVISION
DIALOGUES ON CHILDHOOD
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, September 17, 2014, 8 – 9:15 p.m.
Understanding Anxiety in our Children with Barbara Milrod, MD Read the rest of this post »

Apres Coup Schedule 2014-2015

Posted August 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

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Click Here to Read: Apres Coup Schedule 2014-2015.

What the Media Isn’t Telling You About Lauren Bacall and Bogart

Posted August 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Movies

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Click Here to Read:   What the Media Isn’t Telling You About Lauren Bacall and Bogart; Lauren Bacall was a true-blue, New York, left-of-center, liberal Democrat her whole life by Clancy Sigal on the Alternet website on August 14, 2014

The Haskalah today

Posted August 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: The Haskalah today By Peter Schattner on the Galus Australus website on August 18, 2014.
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The Rapaport/Holt Letters on InternationalPsychoanalysis.net

Posted August 18th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Uncategorized

 

David Rapaport, late 1950s

David Rapaport, late 1950s

Robert R. Holt, 2014

Robert R. Holt, 2014

Click Here to Read: References for works cited in the Rapaport-Holt Letters

Click Here to Read: Persons Mentioned in the Rapaport-Holt Letters

Click Here to Read: The Rapaport-Holt Letters: A Master-Apprentice Collaboration on Psychoanalytic Theory Read the rest of this post »

Three psychology interns discuss their dissertations with Alison Ferst, Aimee Radom, & Rebecca Stone at NYPSI

Posted August 18th, 2014 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, September 10, 2014, 8 – 10 p.m.
Three psychology interns discuss their dissertations
Alison Ferst, Aimee Radom, & Rebecca Stone
Info or Register, click HERE or visit nypsi.org Read the rest of this post »

In Ferguson, three minutes — and two lives forever changed

Posted August 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read: In Ferguson, three minutes — and two lives forever changed By Manuel Roig-Franzia, DeNeen L. Brown and Wesley Lowery in The Washington Post on August 16, 2014,

People gather Saturday next to a makeshift memorial for Michael Brown, located at the site where Brown was shot by police a week ago in Ferguson, Mo. (Charlie Riedel/Associated Press)

 

Sylvia Brody, Heidegger, Freud, depression and talent, morality & the brain from Sasha Rolde on IP.net

Posted August 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

Dear Colleagues,

As world violence is spreading from the Middle East to Ferguson, USA, I am taking refuge on Cape Cod but it is following me here – on NPR in the car. So I suggest that you to what I do and log onto the international psychoanalytic website and get a historical and psychoanalytic perspective on the world. I will again mention the posts that particularly caught my attention, and follow without he full menus. Please don’t forget to leave your comments on the web.
My choices this week:

1) The Announcements category has a number of interesting posts,
especially a) the conference to honor Sylvia Brody, Read the rest of this post »

To Know Suicide: Depression Can Be Treated, but It Takes Competence

Posted August 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Editorials

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Click Here to Read: To Know Suicide: Depression Can Be Treated, but It Takes Competence By Kay Redfield Jamisonin The New York Times on August 15, 2014.

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Psychology Sunday: George S. Klein

Posted August 17th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Psychology Sunday

Photo_of_George_S._KleinClick Here to Read:   George S. Klein on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Discussion Remarks on Charles Fisher’s as Study of the Preliminary Stages of The Construction of Dreams and Images by George S. Klein, Presented at the New York Psychoanalytic Society on June 12, 1956.

Click Here to Read : Rapaport-Klein Study Group on Saturday, June 13, 2009 (9 a.m.)  on the Psychology SUNY website.

Click Here to  Read: Other posts in Psychology Sunday on this website.

Robin Williams: Genius and Depression from the Same Well?

Posted August 16th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

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Click Here to Read  Robin Williams: Genius and Depression from the Same Well? For Robin Williams, genius and depression may have sprung from the same well by Jonathan Shedler on his Psychologically Minded blong on the Psychology Today blogs on August 15, 2014.

Putnam Camp by George Prochnik

Posted August 16th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here To Read
: Review of: Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam, and the Purpose of American Psychology by George Prochnik, Reviewed by Arnold Richards.

This article originally appeared as Richards, A.D. (2008). Review of: Putnam Camp: Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam, and the Purpose of American Psychology by George ProchnikJ Psychoanal (2008) 89:199–229 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

The Psychoanalytic Mode of Thought & its Application to the Non-Normative Analysis of Sexuality & Gender with Brian Kloppenberg at NYPSI

Posted August 15th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Announcements

NEW YORK PSYCHOANALYTIC SOCIETY & INSTITUTE:
Scientific Meeting
Marianne and Nicholas Young Auditorium
247 East 82nd St., between 2nd & 3rd, NY, NY, 10028
212-879-6900
www.psychoanalysis.org
www.nypsi.org

Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 8 – 10:00 PM,
The Psychoanalytic Mode of Thought & its Application to the Non-Normative Analysis of Sexuality & Gender
Brian Kloppenberg
Discussants: Rosemary Balsam, MD and Robert Smith, MD Read the rest of this post »

Robin’s Pain: The Mystery of Suicide — and How to Prevent It

Posted August 15th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: General News

robinwilliams3Click Here to Read: Robin’s Pain: The Mystery of Suicide — and How to Prevent It on Jeffrey Kluger on the Time Magazine website on August 13, 2014.

Click Here to Read: Mork Talking About Loneliness Seems Incredibly Poignant After Robin Williams’ Death on this website.

Click Here to Read: Defeat Depression on this website.

Click Here to Read: ‘Coming Out’ About Depression on this website.

Why is Freud popping up on our screens and into our consciousness?

Posted August 15th, 2014 by Tamar Schwartz
Categories: Books

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Click Here to Read: Why is Freud popping up on our screens and into our consciousness? Opinion: Perhaps the current interest in Freud’s life is in inverse proportion to the degree to which his work is now read, outside of universities by Helen Meany in The Irish Times website on August 15, 2014.