Last Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group : Saturday 5th July 2014

by Julia Evans on June 21, 2014

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis

We start reading at Seminar VII : 1st June 1960: Ch XX : p261 of the Dennis Porter translation, published by Routledge.

During this meeting Bruno de Florence will make a short recapitulation of the themes Jacques Lacan is developing so far &

The next series of workshops will be introduced. Some details are already available at or here.

Next meeting: Saturday 5th July 2014

Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm

LOCATION: Artists’ Room (NOTE : it’s up the back stairs)


25 Red Lion Square

London WC1R 4RL

Tube: Holborn

All are welcome to join in.  Just come along. 

Contribution: £15/£10 concessionaries (Different contributions are available on request)


Updated posts from this group are available: “A. Reading Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis”’ category or here

REFERENCES: In 25th May 1960 session, Jacques Lacan starts to examine the play ‘Antigone’. The text is available to download from . There is a summary and line by line analysis at .

Lacan also refers to Aristotle’s ‘Poetics’. The text is available to download from . A commentary is available from the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy, .

Please note: This Reading Group will finish in July 2014. A new series of seminars will open in the autumn.


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Julia Evans  – www.lacanianworks.netje.lacan…

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To access posts by this group, go to and look in the category  ‘Posts for the “A. Reading Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis”’ category or here

A number of the references commented on by Jacques Lacan are available at Seminar VII: The ethics of psychoanalysis: 1959-1960: Jacques Lacan or here

Posts for the “Lacan Jacques” category : Available here

Posts for the “Freud Sigmund” category : Available here