Special 25th Anniversary Issue: Number 15 – 2021/1

 

 

The following essays by our esteemed colleagues and friends serve to mark an important occasion, namely the 25th anniversary of the European Journal of Psychoanalysis. A …
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Summary: This article highlights that psychoanalysis continues to be what it has always been: a theory and a clinic never stabilized, shifting perpetually. In the current moment, necessarily, this …
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In 2020 I published The Psychoanalytic Ear and the Sociological Eye: Toward an American Independent Tradition (New York and London: Routledge).  As its title indicates, this book brings together …
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Summary: Taking advantage of the hundredth anniversary of the first publication of Freud’s controversial essay ‘Beyond the Pleasure Principle’, this paper questions why this seminal text has proven …
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Summary: This essay confronts the problem of the enjoyment produced by right-wing populism through a psychoanalytic interpretation of this phenomenon. The structure of right-wing populism is instructive because it …
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“There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.” Henry Kissinger

“The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their …
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Lacan and the Thing

The Ethics of Psychoanalysis[1], the seventh of a series of twenty-seven or twenty-nine seminars, is but a fragment of some thirty years of speech. Duration, insistence, continuity and …
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 The Man and His Work

 

Today, Italian psychoanalysts of various schools consider Elvio Fachinelli (1928-1989) as one of the most significant figures in the history of Italian psychoanalysis. …
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Summary: One hundred years ago, Freud traced an outline of power, group-cohesion, identification, and a form of the subjective/social bond. A century later, digital commodity capitalism and hyper-modernity have served …
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Summary:  A few remarks to give back some hope to those who suffer from the dictatorship of the virus and the powerless passivity they are enduring because of it. …
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