Papers and articles


Review of:

Dagmar Herzog, Cold War Freud

(Cambridge University Press, New York, 2016)

 

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Dagmar Herzog teaches History at the City University of New York.  Her …
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As the contemporary moment witnesses unprecedented levels of neoliberal horrors, Robert Pfaller makes the utterly compelling and refreshing argument that pleasure may be our strongest weapon of opposition.  With uncompromising …
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Realism in Psychoanalysis

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Many recent philosophical discussions have been marked by the rather stunning re-launching of the question of realism, triggered by Quentin Meillassoux’s book After finitude (Après la finitude, 2006), and …
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The author challenges some of the traditional views regarding perverse masochism, drawing on a case of a male subject who had carried out perverse practices for much of his …
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Published on Journal for Lacanian Studies, vol. 4, nr. 1, 2006, pp. 99-120.

28/02/2017

 

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The author compares Lacan’s (whose paradigm is essentially Hegelian-Heideggerian) reading of Freud with …
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The author describes the Italian law which, since 1989, has regulated the practice of psychotherapy in Italy–and its complex implications for psychoanalysis.  Even if the Ossicini Law does …
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 In this paper the author considers, by a careful reading of the Regula Benedicti (RB) and its sources, the claim by Michel de Certeau that some of Lacan’s ideas …
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This article asks what psychoanalysis would look like …
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On the Beach

 

San Lorenzo, Italy, by the sea. A windy September afternoon, frayed clouds scudding by. From where I sit at the beach’s edge, with the village behind me, the sea …
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God, Charlie, No One

Lettre International (Berlin):

What representations and what denominations should we …
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The Other Wants More. Review of:

Brian Robertson

Lacanian Antiphilosophy and the Problem of Anxiety: …
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 Summary:

This paper proposes a new reading of Dialectic of Enlightenment in terms of a detailed structural analogy with …
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