- Absolute Freedom and Major Structural Change. Grigg, Russell // Paragraph;Jul2001, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p111
Comments on the contribution of philosopher Slavoj Zizek to the reception of the works of psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan in universities. Analysis of philosophy, religion, politics and society; Notion of an act of absolute freedom; Consequences of an act.
- Persistence of Obedience: Theological Space and Ritual Conversion in George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four. Pordzik, Ralph // Spatial Practices: An Interdisciplinary Series in Cultural Histo;2009, Vol. 9, p111
George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four is generally regarded as a dystopian text engaging the challenge posed to the personal self by totalitarian politics. As opposed to that, this essay seeks to recast the text in the generic frame of the conversion narrative in which the transformation of...
- Coming to America: Psychoanalytic Criticism in the Age of ï¿½iï¿½ek. Reinhard, Kenneth // Paragraph;Jul2001, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p156
Focuses on the contributions of psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan in the U.S. Difficulty of classifying the works of Lacan; Interpretations of the work of Lacan by philosopher Slavoj Zizek; Intersection of psychoanalysis with other discourses.
- Lacan in context: An introduction to Lacan for the English-speaking reader. van Pelt, Tamise // College Literature;Jun97, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p57
Studies the context of Jacques Lacan's own work and his own sources. Historical overview of Lacan's development as a writer and a theorist; Mystique of difficulty created by Lacan's reception; Methods and values as a reader; Offer of a reading program that provides a manageable plan for...
- The Discourse and the Capitalist. Lacan, Marx, and the Question of the Surplus. Bianchi, Pietro // Filozofski Vestnik;2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p219
In the seminar XVI, D'un Autre Ã Vautre, in 1968/1969, Jacques Lacan claimed that there is an homology between the function of object a in the unconscious and the Marxian notion of surplus-value. Both concepts in fact revolve around similar axes: their reluctance to be localized in a certain...
- Editorial. // Symptom;Spring2010, Issue 11, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including Jacques Lacan's theory, the status of love in terms of psychoanalysis, and semblance between man and woman..
- The object of psychoanalysis: Jacques Lacan's object a. Brockelman, Thomas; Hoens, Dominiek // Continental Philosophy Review;Aug2013, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p159
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including philosopher Jacques Lacan's concept of object, psychoanalytic approach to literary work and Lacan's contribution to aesthetics.
- ART AFTER LACAN. Regnault, Francois // Symptom;Summer2013, Issue 14, p79
The article offers the author's view regarding the passage "Seminar on The ethics of Psychoanalysis" of Jacques Lacan, a French psychoanalyst and psychiatrist who has been called "the most controversial psycho-analyst since Freud".
- Singularity and the Real that Cannot Be Written: on Lacan's Use of Frege in his Later Work. Vanheule, Stijn // Filozofski Vestnik;2014, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p235
This paper discusses what Lacan aims to make clear as he discusses Frege's concepts Sinn and Bedeutung in the 1970s. The paper starts with a short discussion of Frege's concepts Sinn and Bedeutung, which makes clear that Frege also discerns a related third dimension: the Vorstellung or idea....