Sopot: Psychoanalysis and the Symptom Keynotes

We are very pleased to be able to say that Prof. Elizabeth Cowie – who has devoted most of her working life to interrogating relationships between psychoanalysis and cinema – and Adrian R. Price – practicing analyst, Editor-in-Chief (2010-2013) of Hurly-Burly, The International Lacanian Journal of Psychoanalysis, and translator into English of both Lacan’s Seminar X, Anxiety, and Seminar XXIII, The Sinthome – will be presenting the keynote papers for this event.


The first publication of the Psychoanalysis in Our Time network has been released: Psychoanalysis and the Unrepresentable: from Culture to the Clinic, edited by Agnieszka Piotrowsa and Ben Tyrer, Routledge, 2016. See the Publications page for full details.

Gdansk CFP deadline

A reminder to all that the deadline for our Call for Papers for the Psychoanalysis and Femininity conference is rapidly approaching. Please send in your proposals to or by 11th January 2016!

Gdansk keynote: Bracha L. Ettinger

We are delighted to announce that the keynote speaker for our 2016 session in Gdansk will be the artist, psychoanalyst and academic, Bracha L. Ettinger. She is Marcel Duchamp Chair and Professor of Psychoanalysis and the Arts at the European Graduate School, and author of numerous works including The Matrixial Gaze (1995). We are particularly pleased to be able to say that Prof. Ettinger will be presenting both her artistic and theoretical work at the conference.

Gdansk 2016

Our next session will be held in Gdansk, Poland from 8th-10th April 2016. The topic will be “Psychoanalysis and Femininity”. Please see the website for details of the call for papers.