Big Bang ! (LQ 21) : 9th September 2011 : Eric Laurent

by Julia Evans on September 9, 2011

– Written on the anniversary of Jacques Lacan’s death :

Jacques Lacan
13 avril 1901 – 9 septembre 1981

& circulated by Lacan Quotidien

– Circulated by the New Lacanian School’s ( secretary,

on 12thSeptember 2011 16:51:38 GMT+01:00, to the NLS Messager,

As ‘[nls-messager] 87 – 2011/2012 LQ Translations – a selection from Lacan Quotidien: 12+21’

Translated by Franck Rollier

– Available here

– Available in French, on the Lacan Quotidien site, here


– to break with this publishing house where Lacan published his Ecrits in  1966 : See Écrits : 1966 : Jacques Lacan or here

– I will read the Seminar’s text on Hamlet : See ‘Desire and the Interpretation of Desire in Hamlet’ (part of Seminar VI) : Jacques Lacan : Translated by James Hulbert : Available Seminar VI: Desire and its interpretation: 1958-1959 : from 12th November 1958 : Jacques Lacan or here

It is not known which chapter was read by Éric Laurent.

– His death occurred the year following the dissolution by him of his school, the Ecole Freudienne de Paris ( EFP). : Letter of dissolution : 5th January 1980 : Jacques Lacan or here


Julia Evans

Practicing Lacanian Psychoanalyst, Earl’s Court, London


Further texts

Of the clinic : here

Ethics : here

Lacanian Transmission : here

Some Lacanian History : here

Topology : here

From LW working groups : here

By Sigmund Freud here

Notes on texts by Sigmund Freud : here

By Jacques Lacan here

Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan here

By Éric Laurent here