Events and Seminars

Event:Psychoanalysis and The Public Sphere: Social Justice
Date:24/09/2023 - 26/09/2023
Duration:3 Days / 2pm-6pm BST
Extra Info:This conference explores acute professional challenges and dilemmas that arise from confronting the power exerted by external arrangements upon us. Where do we draw the line between internal and external forces, and why?

I. Perils of Adjustment in an Age of Rising Inequality (David Bell, Penny Campling, Jill Gentile, Eli Zaretsky) / Chair: David Morgan
II. Is Rationality Reasonable? (Stephen Eric Bronner, Samir Gandesha, Rye Dag Holmboe, Michael Rustin) / Chair: Kurt Jacobsen
III. Diversity as Panacea?: Integrating Considerations of Race, Caste and Class (Carlton Jama Adams, Farhad Dalal, Stephen Frosh, Annie Lee Jones) / Chair: Amal Treacher Kabes
IV. Off the Oasis: Consulting Rooms and the Intrusive World (Constanza Aranguren, Carolyn Laubender, Patricia Morris, Valerie Sinason) / Chair: Philip Stokoe
V. Roundtable Discussion: Social Justice and Group Psychology and the Analysis of The Ego today: (Lene Auestad, Amy Buzby, Bob Hinshelwood, Agnieszka Piotrowska, Sabby Sagall) / Chair: Barry Richards
VI. Is Social Justice Just an Obscure Object of Desire? (John Alderdice, Neil McLaughlin, Ian Parker, Susie Orbach) / Chair: Lisa Appignanesi
Organised By:Freud Museum & Free Associations Journal
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