Summoned! : 17th April 2020 : Jean-Daniel Matet

by Julia Evans on April 17, 2020

Translated by Philip Dravers


– From: NLS-Messager (See Subject: [nls-messager] 3463.en/ Lacanian Review Online: How does one live through such an experience? Date: 29 May 2020 at 22:49:35 BST

– LRO – COVID-19 #104 

– Originally published in French in Lacan Quotidien, Issue 880, on 17th April 2020. Available online

– Published in The Lacanian Review, Issue 9, June 2020, “Still Life?“.

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