Rendering Unconscious welcomes Dr. Isabel Millar back to the podcast!

Dr. Isabel Millar is a philosopher and cultural critic. Her work focuses on AI, sex, culture, film and the future. Her book The Psychoanalysis of Artificial Intelligence is recently published with the Palgrave Lacan Series. She is currently a research fellow at The Centre for Critical Thought, the University of Kent.

Be sure to check out her:

Dr. Millar is teaching a course via GCAS this summer on AI and Psychoanalysis beginning July 24, 2021

Dr. Millar will be presenting as part of a series of events I am curating via Morbid Anatomy Museum this summer. Stay tuned for that!

This episode also available at YouTube:

Be sure to check out our previous conversation:


Rendering Unconscious Podcast is hosted by psychoanalyst Dr. Vanessa Sinclair, who interviews psychoanalysts, psychologists, scholars, creative arts therapists, writers, poets, philosophers, artists and other creatives & intellectuals about their process, world events, the current state of mental health care, politics, culture, the arts & more. 

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Dr. Sinclair is the author of The Pathways of the Heart (Trapart Books, 2021), Scansion in Psychoanalysis and Art: the Cut in Creation (Routledge, 2020) and Switching Mirrors (Trapart Books, 2016), and the editor of Rendering Unconscious: Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Politics & Poetry (Trapart Books, 2019) Outsider Inpatient: Reflections on Art as Therapy (Trapart Books, 2021) with Dr. Elisabeth Punzi, On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives (Routledge, 2018) co-edited with Dr. Manya Steinkoler, and The Fenris Wolf, vol 9 (Trapart, 2017) co-edited with Carl Abrahamsson. 

The track at the end of the episode is “A gown made from flesh” from the new album “Follow my voice” by Vanessa Sinclair & Per Åhlund, available digitally on Bandcamp from Highbrow Lowlife. Also available as a limited edition CD (23 copies) from Trapart Editions.

Music for intro and outro of Rendering Unconscious Podcast by Carl Abrahamsson.

Image: Dr. Isabel Millar