Friday, 14 December 2012

"The Tragic Dimension of Analytical Experience"

The first meeting of the Reading Group for 2013 will be on Thursday the 31st of January at 5.15pm in the School of English.

We will look at Lacan's "The Tragic Dimension of Analytical Experience"  in Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, ed. Jacques-Alain Miller, trans. Dennis Porter (Routledge), pp. 293-325.
The text will be introduced by Linda Roland Danil (CIGS, Leeds).

This group is generously funded by the Leeds Humanities Research Institute's Graduate Research Funding Programme.

Friday, 7 December 2012

"The Essence of Tragedy: A Commentary on Sophocles's Antigone

The final meeting of the Reading Group for 2012 was on Thursday the 6th of December at 5.10pm in the Douglas Jefferson Room of the School of English.

We looked at Lacan's "The Essence of Tragedy: A Commentary on Sophocles's Antigone"  in Seminar VII: The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, ed. Jacques-Alain Miller, trans. Dennis Porter (Routledge), pp. 243-90.
Dr Elizabeth Pender (Classics) introduced the text.

This group is generously funded by the Leeds Humanities Research Institute's Graduate Research Funding Programme