Today’s discussion is with Dr. Derek Hook, Associate Professor of Psychology at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh and Professor of Psychology at the University of Pretoria. A former lecturer at the London School of Economics and at Birkbeck College, he is a psychoanalytic practitioner, and the author of Six Moments in Lacan.

Reading Lacan’s Ecrits book series edited by Derek Hook, Stijn Vanheule and Calum Neill: Reading Lacan’s Ecrits: From ‘Signification of the Phallus’ to ‘Metaphor of the Subject’

And the very recently released, Reading Lacan’s Ecrits: From ‘The Freudian Thing’ to ‘Remarks on Daniel Lagache’

Upcoming Ecrits conference at Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, October 11-13, 2019

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Rendering Unconscious Podcast is hosted by psychoanalyst Dr. Vanessa Sinclair, who interviews psychoanalysts, psychologists, scholars, creative arts therapists, writers, poets, philosophers, artists & other intellectuals about their process, world events, the current state of mental health care, politics, culture, the arts & more. Episodes are also created from lectures given at various international conferences.

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The track at the end of the episode is “Dream and Body and Voice” from the album Message 23. Words by Vanessa Sinclair. Sounds by Mikronesia. From Highbrow Lowlife.

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

Artwork by Vanessa Sinclair & Carl Abrahamsson from the exhibition “Mementeros” currently on view at MOPIA, Zürich, from July 4 – August 28, 2019: