Archive

The following is a list of past programs sponsored by the Association for Psychoanalytic Thought. This archive is incomplete, but currently under construction.

 

2017-2018

June 29, 2018 – Summer Film Series: The Measure of a Man (discussants Ernie Fontana and Rachel Zlatkin, both of APT)

June 15, 2018 – Summer Film Series: The Zookeeper’s Wife (discussant Mia Biran, CPI)

May 11, 2018 – Psychoanalysis and Culture: Psychoanalytic Concepts in the Classroom, Part II (discussants Norman Finkelstein of APT and CPI Research Candidate, Marcia Kaplan of CPI, and Karl Stukenberg of CPI)

March 16, 2018 – Psychoanalysis and Poetry: Reading Through Freud, Winnicott, and Ogden (discussant Norman Finkelstein of APT and CPI Research Candidate)

January 19, 2018 – Psychoanalysts as Novelists (discussants Beth Ash, Norman Hirsch, and Rachel Zlatkin, all of APT)

November 10, 2017 – The Hijab and Feminism: A Dialogue (co-sponsored with the Kapp Library Committee at CPI, discussants Shabana Ahmed of the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati and Joanne Lindy of CPI)

 

2016-2017

Friday, June 30, 2017 – Summer Film Series: Moonlight (discussants Karl Stukenberg, CPI faculty, and Tyrone Williams, Professor of English at Xavier University)

Friday, June 16, 2017 – Summer Film Series: Mulholland Drive (discussants Glenn Anderson, Clinical Psychologist, and Beth Ash, Professor of English at UC)

Friday, April 21, 2017 – When Black Lives Matter: The Black Male as Facilitator in Post-Apocalyptic Film (presentation by Felicia Cosey, Assistant Professor of English at Jackson State University, with discussant Matt Bennett, Associate Professor of Electronic Media Communications at UC Blue Ash)

Friday, February 24, 2017 – Film discussion: Two Days and One Night – Aspects of Economic Inequality (discussants Frank Goetzke, Associate Professor of Urban and Public Affairs at the University of Louisville, and Norman Hirsch, Psychiatrist in private practice)

Friday, December 9, 2016 – Film discussion: Caché – Bourgeois Guilt and Collective Memory (discussants Ernie Fontana, Emeritus Professor of English at Xavier University, Matt Bennett, Associate Professor of Electronic Media Communications at UC Blue Ash, and Norman Hirsch, Psychiatrist in private practice)

Friday, November 11, 2016 – The Unity of Mental Life: Freud on the Continuum between Normal and Pathological (presented by Valentina Petrolini, Doctoral candidate in Philosophy at UC)

 

2015-2016

Friday, June 24th, 2016 – Summer Film Series: Where the Wild Things Are (discussants Rachel Zlatkin, Professor of English at NKU, and Alla Baskakova, Psychiatrist at VA Medical Center)

Friday, June 17th, 2016 – Summer Film Series: Closer (discussants Norman Hirsch, psychiatrist in private practice, and Ernie Fontana, Professor Emeritus of English at Xavier University)

Friday, May 27, 2016 – The Emotional Meanings of Stardom: A Psychoanalytic Account of Reader Letters to Hedda Hopper, famous 20th-Century Gossip Columnist (presented by Virginia Blum, Professor of English at the University of Kentucky and CPI graduate)

Friday, April 29, 2016 – Is the Unconscious the Star of the Show? A Look at the Psychoanalytic ‘Cure’ in the HBO Series, The Sopranos (presented by Beth Ash, Professor of English at UC, with discussant Ernie Fontana, Emeritus Professor of English at Xavier University)

Friday, February 22, 2016 – Psychodynamic Inquiry into World Events (discussants William R. Meyers, Emeritus Professor of Psychology at UC and author of Social Science Methods for Psychodynamic Inquiry: The Unconscious on the World Scene, and Karl Stukenberg, Professor and Chair of the Psychology Department at Xavier University and CPI faculty member)

Friday, January 22, 2016 – Psi: A Story about Psicanálise (Psychoanalysis) in Latin America (discussants Natalia Jakovkis, Professor of Modern Languages at Xavier University, and Karl Stukenberg, Professor and Chair of Psychology at Xavier University and CPI faculty member)

Friday, December 11, 2015 – Psychoanalysis and Culture: Psychoanalytic Concepts in the College Classroom (discussants Matt Bennett, Norman Finkelstein, and Rachel Zlatkin, all of APT)

Friday, September 18, 2015 – A Conversation between a Philosopher and a Psychoanalyst about ‘Empathy’ (presentation by Heidi Maibom, Professor of Philosophy at UC, with discussant John Hall, CPI faculty member and former Director)

 

2014-2015

Friday, June 19, 2015 – Summer Film Series: Purana Mandir “The Old Temple” (presentation by Justin Smolin, graduate student in the History of South Asian Religions at the University of Chicago, with discussant Larry Jost, Professor of Philosophy at UC)

Friday, June 5, 2015 – Summer Film Series: The Mirror (discussant Alla Baskakova, Psychiatrist at VA Medical Center)

The New Translation of The Ego and the Id

The Life and Work of Andy Warhol

World War I Commemoration- Behind the Lines film with discussion

The Fault in Our Stars book discussion

 

2013-2014

The Mind of the Terrorist

Psychobiographies of Women

Modern Neuroscience and Freud

A Consulting Room of Their Own-Depictions of Female Therapists in Film

Film Series: Intimate Strangers and Blue Jasmine

 

2012-2013

To Clone or Not to Clone-That is a Question

Film Discussion: Mahler on the Couch with Michael Kennedy of College Conservatory of Music

Moral Choice Then and Now- Crime and Punishment and Crimes and Misdemeanors

Film Series: Smiles of a Summer Night and Pan’s Labyrinth