Christian Fierens – The Real of Lacan in the Treatment of Psychosis

THE LETTER 55 & 56 Spring/Summer 2014, pages 65-73.  The concept of lack in Lacanian theory leads to the Lacanian Real. How can the Real take the place of a conception of psychosis as a lack in the Symbolic, thought of … Continue reading

Donat Desmond – God is Nowhere – Psychoanalysis – Negative Ontology, Negative Theology

THE LETTER 52 Spring 2013, pages 47-55 The ambiguity or pun in the title ‘God is now here’,‘God is no where‘ is entirely intentional as it explores Lacan’s subject engaged in the task of analysis depicted as a ‘negative ontology’ … Continue reading