Dr. Fernanda Magallanes is a psychoanalyst practicing in Mexico City. She is an academic in the department of Philosophy at Universidad Iberoamericana, and works with the intersection between psychoanalysis, gender studies and theories of corporeality. She graduated from The European Graduate School as Doctor in Philosophy, Art and Critical Thought, Summa Cum Laude with her dissertation directed by Judith Butler. She graduated with a Bachelors degree in Psychology from the Universidad Iberoamericana and holds a Masters degree in psychoanalysis from the Asociación Psicoanalítica Mexicana where she graduated with honors. She completed a residency with Dr. Otto Kernberg at the Personality Studies Institute of the Weill Cornell Hospital and a fellowship in the Institute for Critical Social Inquiry at The New School for Social Research. She is the author of the book “¿Qué quiere una mujer?: Lo femenino en psicoanálisis” and “Psychoanalysis, The Body and the Oedipal Plot”. Please visit her website where the DIARIO COLECTIVO DE SUEÑOS may also be found: https://fermagallanes.com

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Artwork by Vanessa Sinclair. Cut from a piece included in the deluxe editions of SOUND 23 by Vanessa Sinclair and Douglas Lucas.

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Portrait of Dr. Fernanda Magallanes