Helen Sheehan – Sitting There Saying Nothing – What is involved in the Psychoanalytic Act

THE LETTER 61 Spring 2016, pages 23-31 This paper explores what is at stake when speaking about the Psychoanalytic Act – this with reference to Lacan’s ‘67-’68 seminar of the same name. The central place of Freud’s repetition compulsion as … Continue reading

Marc Darmon – L’insu que sait de L’une-Bévue S’Aille Á Mourre. An Overview

THE LETTER 61 Spring 2016, pages 31-34 This overview of Lacan’s Seminar XXIV from 1976-77 addresses the many layers of meaning discernible in its title L’insu que sait de l’une-bévue s’aile à mourre. Lacan’s remarkable return to the topology of … Continue reading