A Psychoanalysis and Politics series of digital seminars, autumn 2020

Wednesday evenings at at 6 pm GMT via Zoom.
Films based on the events will later be made available for rental on Vimeo.

Sept. 23rd General discussion around the two brief texts Statement of support for Black Lives Matter and Psychoanalysis and Participatory Democracy. With up to 25 participants. This first seminar is free to participants and is open only to regular participants in Psychoanalysis and Politics conferences. For inquiries, e-mail: psychoanalysis.politics[at]

Oct. 7th JONATHAN SKLAR – The Nazification of Psychoanalysis: Velasquez and the Transmission of Power (Jonathan Sklar is a Training Analyst in the British Psychoanalytical Society.) More information

Nov. 4th LENE AUESTAD  –  The Political Engagement of Psychoanalysis: Nic Waal and the Edith Jacobson case (Lene Auestad is a Dr. of Philosophy, an Author and Founder of Psychoanalysis and Politics.) More information

Dec. 2nd FADI ABOU-RIHAN  –  Civilization and Barbarism: Winnicottian Reflections on the Psycho-Political (Fadi Abou-Rihan is a Psychotherapist and Psychoanalyst based in Toronto, and a Dr. of Philosophy.) More information


Image: Gustave Moreau, Oedipus the Wayfarer, (ca. 1888), Musée de la Cour d’Or – Metz Métropole.