Tony Hughes – Lacan’s Use of Topology – A Chronology

The Letter 59 & 60 Summer – Autumn 2015, pages 91-105 Lacan’s use of topology seems to have begun with the Rome Discourse in September 1953. From that time on until the end of his life he used it extensively … Continue reading

Tony Hughes – Freud‟s Group, Lacan‟s Cartel and the Toric Organisation

Issue 45 (Autumn 2010)  Pages – 71-85 Lacan put the work of the cartels at the core of the transformation of the analyst. His design follows Freud‟s model of hierarchical organisations but modifies it in order to establish it on … Continue reading