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The death drive in 4th & 18th May 1960 : Notes from the Seminar VII Reading Group of 10th May 2014

by Julia Evans on May 10, 2014

These notes were probably started after the Seminar VII Reading Group meeting on the 10th May 2014. They were refound in August 2017, & published. At this distance, they appear to be the start of an exploration of the death (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 10th May 2014

by Julia Evans on April 12, 2014

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis We start reading at Seminar VII : 11th May 1960: Ch XVII : p227 of the Dennis Porter translation, published by Routledge. As a number of our members were on (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII : 11th May 1960 : p227 : the fable of Adam and Eve

by Julia Evans on April 10, 2014

In preparation for the meeting on 12th April, the Adam & Eve story is available here  in the King James Authorised Version : Book of Genesis, Ch2 v7 to Ch 3 v24 : from www.kingjamesbibleonline.org, here Note : Chapter 2 (…)

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Notes on Seminar VII : 4th May 1960 : p212 to 214 : the barrier of desire

by Julia Evans on March 10, 2014

Discussed at the Reading Group of 8th March 2014 A note from Bruno de Florence: Related to what we last read (a) in Sem 7 (b) on the barrier of desire (see attached PDF (c)) [& notes below (d) on barrier (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 12th April 2014

by Julia Evans on March 8, 2014

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis : starting Seminar VII : 11th May 1960: Ch XVII : p223 STOP PRESS: Several group members have promised to speak on questions that arose during our discussions We start reading (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 8th March 2014 : starting Seminar VII : 4th May 1960: Ch XVI : p210

by Julia Evans on February 22, 2014

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis Next meeting: Saturday 8th March 2014 Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm LOCATION: Club Room (NOTE change of room – it’s up the back stairs) CONWAY HALL 25 Red Lion Square London (…)

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Pierre Kaufmann’s Commentary on Siegfried Bernfeld & Sergei Feitelberg’s Death Drive & Entropy : Seminar VII, 27th April 1960, p204-205 : Notes towards Reading Group of 22nd February 2014

by Julia Evans on February 2, 2014

The commentary is not translated or included in Dennis Porter’s translation of Seminar VII.  See VII : 27th April 1960 : p204 : Parenthesis, The Death Drive According to Bernfeld. A version, in French, is available: Commentary on Siegfried Bernfeld’s (…)

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Meeting of the Seminar VII Reading Group on Saturday 22nd February 2014 : Seminar VII : 27th April 1960: p203

by Julia Evans on February 2, 2014

Reading Jacques Lacan’s Seminar VII : The Ethics of Psychoanalysis  LOCATION: Artists Room (it’s up the back stairs) CONWAY HALL 25 Red Lion Square London WC1R 4RL Tube: Holborn  All are welcome to join in.  Just come along. Posts from (…)

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Seminar VII : 30th March 1960 : p193 : Comments on εὐδαιμονία : Reading group of 1st February 2014

by Nicholas Stylianou on February 1, 2014

Quote: … – the only commandment is henceforth “Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.” The whole thing is articulated as such in the Gospel, and it is there that we will continue on our way. The two notions, the (…)

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Posts giving references which are commented on by Jacques Lacan

by Julia Evans on January 20, 2014

The following references are now available to download. Detail of Jacques Lacan’s comments is given where known. I welcome further references: Seminar I: The importance of symbol-formation in the development of the ego : 1930 : Melanie Klein or here (…)

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