APM Program educational objectives, 2006-2007

FALL 2006
October 3rd, 2006, 8 PM
Scientific Paper
On comparative psychoanalysis
author: Dale Boesky
discussant: Arnold Wilson
November 7th , 2006, 8 PM
Interview
Charles Brenner interviewed by Robert Michels To learn about the contributions of Dr. Charles Brenner to psychoanalytic knowledge.
-To understand the history of the development of psychoanalysis in New York over the last fifty years.
December 5th, 2006, 8 PM
The Robert S. Liebert Memorial Lecture
SPRING 2007
January 2nd, 2007, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

THE WORKINGS OF  FORGIVENESS:
CHARLES DICKENS AND DAVID COPPERFIELD

presenter: Lucy LaFarge
discussant: Roy Schafer

1. To understand a model for the dynamics of forgiveness.
2. To learn how this is exemplified in the life and writing of Charles Dickens.
3.To gain a psychoanalytic understanding of David Copperfield in terms of the dynamics of forgiveness in the life of Charles Dickens.

February 6th, 2007, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

ON WHAT IS FUNDAMENTALISM:
PSYCHOANALYSIS AND FUNDAMENTALISM
presenter: Adam Phillips
discussant: Salman Akhtar, M.D.

March 6th, 2007, 8 PM
Panel Discussion

Research paper on fMRI findings of a transference paradigm
authors: Andrew Gerber and Bradley Peterson

discussant: Theodore Shapiro, M.D.

April 3rd, 2007, 8 PM
Scientific Paper
Absence, Ambiguity and the Representation of Creativity in Vermeer's "The Art of Painting"
author: Francis Baudry
discussant: Rosalind Krauss
May 1st, 2007, 8 PM
Scientific Paper

Self-Knowledge
author: Marcia Cavell
discussant: Roger Frie

June 5th, 2007, 8 PM
The Fiftieth Annual Sándor Radó Lecture
lecturer: George Makari
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