Extimité or Extimacy : February 1986 : Jacques-Alain Miller

by Julia Evans on February 1, 1986

This exposition is a condensed version of the course on “Extimacy” that Jacques-Alain Miller gave during the 1985-86 academic year in the department of psychoanalysis at the University of Paris VIII. It was delivered in Spanish for the Sixth International Convention of the Champ Freudien, which took place in February 1985.

Transcription – French

The text of the 1985-1986 course is available from 13th November 1985 at http://jonathanleroy.be/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/1985-1986-Extimité-JA-Miller.pdf

English translation

Translated by Françoise Massardier-Kenney

Published in Theory of Discourse: Subject, Structure and Society: Edited by Mark Bracher, Marshall W. Alcorn, Jr., Ronald J. Corthell, and Françoise Massardier-Kenney : Published by  New York University Press, 1994

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Reference to Jacques Lacan

“Of a Question Preliminary to Any Possible Treatment of Psychosis,” : 1958 :  in Ecrits: A Selection, translated by Alan Sheridan (New York: Norton, 1977) : p179-225.

Available : On a question preliminary to any possible treatment of psychosis : 1958 : Jacques Lacan or here

Referred to by Yaron Gilat : Walls and Holes in Psychiatric Institutes : Circulated FromNLS-Messager  Subject: [nls-messager] 3309.en/ Psychiatry: Some One to Talk to  Date8 January 2020 at 16:11:34 GMT : Available https://www.thelacanianreviews.com/walls-and-holes-in-psychiatric-institutes/


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