Rendering Unconscious episode 230.

Dr. Sabina Stent is a freelance writer and speaker specialising in Women Surrealists and visual culture. She is interested in how feminists-surrealists explored the body, the cinematic, the uncanny, and Surrealism in Los Angeles. Sabina’s bylines include Magnum PhotosCrime Reads, and AnOther Magazine, and she writes a Substack newsletter called Love Letters During a Nightmare.

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Join us Sunday, February 19 at 2PM EST (7PM UK / 20 CET) for The Bloody Countess: Valentine Penrose, Erzsébet Báthory, and Sanguineous Surrealism: A Live, Online Lecture with Dr. Sabina Stent, Dr. Vanessa Sinclair and Carl Abrahamsson

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Mentioned in this episode:

The Militant Muse by Whitney Chadwick

The Great Women Artists by Katy Hessel

Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)

Nan Goldin All the Beauty & the Bloodshed (2022)

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006)

Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (2017)

Full Service by Scotty Bowers

Rendering Unconscious Podcast is hosted by Dr. Vanessa Sinclair, a psychoanalyst based in Sweden, who works with people internationally. 

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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, 2021) and Switching Mirrors (Trapart Books, 2016).

And is the editor of  Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Films of Ingmar Bergman: From Freud to Lacan and Beyond (Routledge, 2023), 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, 2019) co-edited with Dr. Manya Steinkoler, and The Fenris Wolf, vol 9 (Trapart Books, 2017) and The Fenris Wolf vol 11 (Trapart Books, 2022) co-edited with Carl Abrahamsson.

Many thanks to Carl Abrahamsson, who created the intro and outro music for Rendering Unconscious podcast. All music at Swedish independent record label Highbrow Lowlife Bandcamp page is free download/ name your price. Enjoy!

The song at the end of the episode is “Sexuality is fluid” by Vanessa Sinclair & Pete Murphy from the album This is Voyeurism. Available at Bandcamp. Also available streaming at Spotify and other streaming services.

Image: Dr. Sabina Stent