Gay Knowledge, Sad Truth: 1997: Serge Cottet

by Julia Evans on January 1, 1997

Gay Knowledge, Sad Truth : 1997 : Serge Cottet

Translated by Russell Grigg

Published by the web-site of the Lacan Circle of Melbourne in the Library section : Available here

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Originally published: “Gai Savoir et triste vérité,” in La Cause freudienne 35, 1997


Sigmund Freud: Psychical (or Mental) Treatment (1890)

Jacques Lacan:

Family Complexes in the Formation of the Individual: 1938: Jacques Lacan . For access to English translation consult the LW post.

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