New Books in Psychoanalysis

Interviews with Scholars of Psychoanalysis about their New Books

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 146 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche

episode 145: Jonathan Erickson, "Imagination in the Western Psyche: From Ancient Greece to Modern Neuroscience" (Routledge, 2019)

Imagination is one of the most important elements of being human, but is most often assumed we know what it is,..



episode 121: Babette Becker, "I Should Have Been Music" (Page Publishing, 2018)

Becker recounts her experience as a patient in four different mental hospitals from 1957 to 1960...



episode 120: Vanessa Sinclair and Manya Steinkoler, "On Psychoanalysis and Violence" (Routledge, 2018)

For Lacan, the birth of the human subject is brought about by an encounter with language, the other, and the social link...


 2019-12-16  53m

episode 42: Alberto Cairo, "How Charts Lie: Getting Smarter about Visual Information" (Norton, 2019)

We’ve all heard that a picture is worth a thousand words, but what if we don’t understand what we’re looking at?


 2019-12-03  57m

episode 119: Brett Kahr, "Bombs in the Consulting Room: Surviving Psychological Shrapnel" (Routledge, 2019

Kahr takes us on a tour de force through the rough fringes of clinical practice...


 2019-11-15  1h11m

episode 118: Ian Parker, "Psychoanalysis, Clinic, and Context: Subjectivity, History, and Autobiography" (Routledge, 2019)

Ian shares with us his encounter with British psychoanalysis’s “entangled world of personal-political relationships and rivalries"...


 2019-11-13  1h1m

episode 116: John Launer, "Sex Versus Survival: The Life and Ideas of Sabina Spielrein" (Henry N. Abrams, 2017)

Spielrein's life resembles a nodal point; she stood at the crossroads of extraordinary changes in world politics and psychoanalysis...


 2019-11-11  59m

episode 117: Carlo Bonomi, "The Cut and the Building of Psychoanalysis, Vol. I," (Routledge, 2017)

Bonomi tackles what has often remained hidden both in the historical writing about psychoanalysis and in Freud's explicit account of castration...


 2019-11-07  57m

episode 45: Kathryn Conrad on University Press Publishing

What do university presses do, and how do they do it?


 2019-11-03  40m

Benjamin Fong, "Death and Mastery: Psychoanalytic Drive Theory and the Subject of Late Capitalism" (Columbia UP, 2016)

Fong revitalizes two oft’ maligned psychoanalytic concepts, the death drive and the drive to mastery...


 2019-10-31  1h7m