Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Avenue
Saturday, March 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Juliet Flower MacCannell earned her Ph.D in Comparative Literature at Cornell University. She writes on literature, art, philosophy and psychoanalysis and is the author of over 90 articles and several books including The Hysteric's Guide to the Future of the Female Subject (2000), Figuring Lacan: Criticism & The Cultural Unconscious (1986 & 2014). She edited The 'Other' Perspective in Gender and Culture (1990), co-edited Thinking Bodies (1994) and Feminism and Psychoanalysis: A critical Dictionary (1992). Dr. MacCannell was named Outstanding Professor Emerita of Comparative Literature and English at UC Irvine in 2015 and is currently co-chair of the California Psychoanalytic Circle, editing the Journal of Culture and the Unconscious. She has taught at UC Berkeley, Stanford, the San Francisco Lacan School and the Nordic Summer University (sponsored by governments of all five nordic nations). She will teach "The Transformations of Psychoanalysis" in Copenhagen this August, 2016.
"Trans Psychoanalysis and Livable Embodiments"
Patricia Gherovici, Ph.D.
"The Political Unconscious in Perilous Times"
Judith Butler, Ph.D.,
Lance Dodes, M.D.,
Jill Gentile, Ph.D.
"Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg: The Dream World of Wagner"
Steven H. Golderg, MD,
Jeanne C. Harasemovitch, LCSW,
"Incandescent Alphabets: Language and Art in Psychosis"
Annie G. Rogers, Ph.D.
"Homeland (In)Security: How Feminine Law Might Rescue Democracy, Truth and Free Speech"
Jill Gentile, Ph.D.
"Enigmatic Mechanisms: Some Reflections on Love, Affect, and Identification in Freud"
Marcus Coelen, Ph.D
"Refashioning Jouissance/Enjoyment for the Age of the Imaginary"
Juliet Flower MacCannell, Ph.D.
"Freud and the Frankfurt School"
Martin E. Jay, Ph.D.
"Thinking About The Future"
Christopher Bollas, Ph.D.
"Death Drive Dialogue #2"
Henry Markman, MD,
Israel Katz, MD,
Peter Hobson, Ph.D.
"The Alterability of the Memory Trace"
Rosaura Martinez, Ph.D.
"Conversion Disorder: Freud, religious transformation, Foucault and Agamben"
Jamieson Webster, Ph.D.
"Surviving Terror: An Interview with Ernst Federn"
Helen Schoenhals Hart, Dr.med.
"Rosa Luxemburg and Marilyn Monroe: Women in Depressed Times"
"Keeping the Other Alive: Counter-trends to the Death Drive"
Judith Butler, Ph.D.
"Cultivating the Foreigner Within: Julia Kristeva and Hannah Arendt on Uncanny Art and Human Relations in the Contemporary World"
Elaine Miller, Ph.D.
"Enduring Inequality: Racism in America"
Jeffrey Prager, Ph.D.
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