Number 12 – 2019/ 2

 

Given that several psychoanalysts have expressed regret at the scarcity of published clinical cases, I thought it would be of interest to choose and group together three cases of …
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I thank Benvenuto and Strandberg for their interesting comments to my paper

(Benvenuto: http://www.journal-psychoanalysis.eu/commentary-to-hannes-nykanens-paper-wittgensteins-radical-ethics/

Strandberg. http://www.journal-psychoanalysis.eu/psycho-analysis-and-the-morally-charged-nature-of-personal-relations-a-response-to-hannes-nykanen/)

 

I will have some problems with replying to them both in this long …
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Presented at « Il padre oggi » Conference (organized by the Istituto Psicoanalitico per la Ricerca Sociale and by I.R.E.P.)

Rome, La Sapienza University, October 26-27, 2019

1.   The father …
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Summary: The author stresses the extent to which analytic literature represses the issue of money and how its significance to the analytical relationship ought instead to be analyzed. …
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In these sterile plains, nothing will ever grow that could be useful to man; not a single grain would ripen into corn among its stony …
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This paper considers the staying and straying of early Freudian itineraries of the symptom, as they pass through the brambles of the classically delineated …
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Paris, Italian Cultural Institute, 1994

 

Sergio Benvenuto. Professor Bourdieu, from their inception, the social sciences have affirmed themselves by adopting a specific philosophical approach, historicism. Historicism tends to relativize knowledge …
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Revolt! (Part 2)

 

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The theater and the psychoanalytic clinic are counterposed in a reading of Peter Weiss’s play Marat/Sade, casting Lacanian conceptions of repetition, death drive, and the act as potential forms …
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Revolt! (Part 1)

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A filmed 1972 encounter between Jacques Lacan and a Situationist student occasioned prophetic comments from the analyst about the relationship between revolt, knowledge acquisition and the evolution of …
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