New Books in Psychoanalysis

Interviews with Scholars of Psychoanalysis about their New Books

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 54m. Bisher sind 171 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche

episode 127: Lisa Baraitser, "Enduring Time" (Bloomsbury Academic, 2017)

Baraitser explores what it means to ‘take care’ of time in our current temporal predicament, where time appears radically suspended -- without the hope of a progressive future -- yet intensely felt...


 2020-04-09  1h5m

Bruce E. Reis, "Creative Repetition and Intersubjectivity" (Routledge, 2019)

Honoring his “intellectual commitments” Reis enlists theorists including Winnicott, de M’Uzan, Bollas, and Ogden, to help him render elegant clinical moments as opposed to grand narrative case studies...


 2020-04-06  1h1m

Owen Whooley, "On the Heels of Ignorance: Psychiatry and the Politics of Not Knowing" (U Chicago Press, 2019)

Whooley’s book is no anti-psychiatric screed; instead, he reveals a field that has muddled through periodic reinventions and conflicting agendas of curiosity, compassion, and professional striving.


 2020-04-03  1h2m

episode 46: Matt Cook, "Sleight of Mind: 75 Ingenious Paradoxes in Mathematics, Physics, and Philosophy" (MIT Press, 2020)

According to Cook, a paradox paradox is a sophisticated kind of magic trick...


 2020-03-30  54m

episode 158: Zahi Zalloua, "​Žižek on Race: Towards an Anti-Racist Future​" (Bloomsbury, 2020)

Zalloua uses Žižekian philosophy to arrive at more complicated, but also more productive and emancipatory visions of racial oppression and emancipation might look like...


 2020-03-23  39m

episode 58: Todd McGowan, "Emancipation After Hegel: Achieving a Contradictory Revolution" (Columbia UP, 2019)

McGowan combines sophisticated discussion of matters like the limits of formal logic and the history of German Idealism with playful allusions to Star Trek characters and classic films like Casablanca and Bridge on the River Kwai...


 2020-03-23  53m

episode 124: Sukey Fontelieu, "The Archetypal Pan in America: Hypermasculinity and Terror" (Routledge, 2018)

Fontelieu seeks to examine a collection of social and political traumas, both personal and collective...


 2020-03-18  1h3m

episode 70: Great Books: Peter Brooks on Freud's "Civilization and its Discontents"

You can't always get what you want, Freud noted in his 1930 short book, Civilization and its Discontents...


 2020-03-03  52m

episode 124: D. Gilhooley and F. Toich, "Psychoanalysis, Intersubjective Writing, and a Postmaterialist Model of Mind" (Routledge, 2019)

This book bears witness to what’s possible when the raw pain and heartbreak of life and death are worked with in Psychoanalysis...


 2020-02-27  57m

 2020-02-25  42m