Issue 45 (Autumn 2010)

Editorial We continue with Cormac Gallagher’s translation of Lacan’s L’Étourdit. The First Turn: the signifier and the absence of sexual relationship, was published in The Letter, Issue 41, Summer 2009. The Second Turn, first part was included in The Letter, … Continue reading

Issue 43 (Spring 2010)

Editorial This issue of The Letter concentrates on Lacan‟s heterogeneous topology in L’étourdit (1972) as an application of his “there is no sexual rapport” to saying, and on Frank Wedekind‟s play Spring Awakening, which anticipated both Freud‟s theory of sexuality … Continue reading

Issue 41 (Summer 2009)

Editorial This issue of The Letter concentrates on Lacan’s L’Etourdit  from 1972, published in Scilicet in 1973. While Charles Melman had originally advised against its publication and Christian Fierens has asked ‘is it readable?’, one of our cartels has worked … Continue reading

Issue 40 (Spring 2009)

 Editorial  For ten weeks, from late November 2008 to late January 2009, Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers remained at number one in the New York Times list of Bestselling Non-fiction. A curious coincidence between the date of Barrack Obama’s election victory and the … Continue reading