Dr. Webster will discuss the evolving of Freud's term 'Conversion Disorder' to present day ambiguity of mind-body relationships, including the phenomena of radical religious transformation. " 'Conversion Disorder' speaks a powerful truth about the way our bodies are affected by the world around us". Dr. Webster' turns to philosophers Foucault and Agamben in this current, in-progress work.
To be announced
To be announced
Saturday, April 2, 2016
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dr. Webster is a NYC psychoanalyst, faculty at Eugene Lang College the New School, author of Life and Death of Psychoanalysis: Unconscious Desire and its Sublimations (Karnac) and will be speaking on a work in progress, pertinent to present times
Patricia Gherovici, Ph.D.
Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA
Saturday, March 3, 2018
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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