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The Freud Museum, at 20 Maresfield Gardens in London, was the home of Sigmund Freud and his family when they escaped Austria following the Nazi annexation in 1938. It houses his intriguing study, his extraordinary collection of antiquities, and his world-famous psychoanalytic couch. The Museum is committed to making recordings of all its public events available online, free of charge. For more information please visit www.freud.org.uk.

The Freud Museum, at 20 Maresfield Gardens in London, was the home of Sigmund Freud and his family when they escaped Austria following the Nazi annexation in 1938. It houses his intriguing study, his extraordinary collection of antiquities, and his world-famous psychoanalytic couch. The Museum is committed to making recordings of all its public events available online, free of charge. For more information please visit www.freud.org.uk.
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The Freud Museum, at 20 Maresfield Gardens in London, was the home of Sigmund Freud and his family when they escaped Austria following the Nazi annexation in 1938. It houses his intriguing study, his extraordinary collection of antiquities, and his world-famous psychoanalytic couch. The Museum is committed to making recordings of all its public events available online, free of charge. For more information please visit www.freud.org.uk.

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Freud’s Women Lisa Appignanesi in conversation with Susie Orbach

6/15/2018
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Despite Freud’s traditional views on women, psychoanalysis was one of the first professions to open its doors to them. Feminists past and present may have contested Freud’s ever-changing understandings of femininity. They have also elaborated on them. In this discussion, Lisa Appignanesi co-author of the now classic Freud’s Women and psychoanalyst Susie Orbach, founder of the Women’s Therapy Centre and author of that perennial bestseller Fat is A Feminist Issue explore what women past and...

Duration:01:27:20

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Open discussion end of session 4

6/15/2018
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Open Discussion Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis is a day-long conference to accompany Solitary Pleasures, a group exhibition at the Freud Museum. The conference, like the exhibition, reveals masturbation as a topic that can transform our understanding of human subjectivity and sexuality. Perhaps the most common form of human eroticism, it is also one of the least theorised. The conference will explore our complex sexual, erotic, and intimate encounters with ourselves and one...

Duration:00:11:54

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Open discussion end of session 2

6/15/2018
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Open Discussion Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis is a day-long conference to accompany Solitary Pleasures, a group exhibition at the Freud Museum. The conference, like the exhibition, reveals masturbation as a topic that can transform our understanding of human subjectivity and sexuality. Perhaps the most common form of human eroticism, it is also one of the least theorised. The conference will explore our complex sexual, erotic, and intimate encounters with ourselves and one...

Duration:00:32:54

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Open discussion end of session 1

6/15/2018
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Open Discussion Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis is a day-long conference to accompany Solitary Pleasures, a group exhibition at the Freud Museum. The conference, like the exhibition, reveals masturbation as a topic that can transform our understanding of human subjectivity and sexuality. Perhaps the most common form of human eroticism, it is also one of the least theorised. The conference will explore our complex sexual, erotic, and intimate encounters with ourselves and one...

Duration:00:22:06

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Jordan McKenzie

6/15/2018
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Jordan McKenzie The Art of Cuming: Getting Jizzy With It Jordan Mckenzie presents a live reading examining SPENT, a series of auto-drawings made over a two year period that explored repetition and mark making in relation to onanistic production. Jordan McKenzie has presented performances, films, drawings and installations both nationally and internationally, including ‘Shame Chorus’, an uplifting project developed with the London Gay Men’s Choir and commissioned by the Freud Museum...

Duration:00:09:34

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Florence Schechter

6/15/2018
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Florence Schechter Why The World Needs A Vagina Museum There is a penis museum in Iceland, but no vagina equivalent anywhere in the world. Florence discusses her experience in why she chose to set up the world’s first bricks and mortar vagina museum and the strange reactions she’s got along the way. Florence Schechter is a Science Communicator and Director of The Vagina Museum. Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis is a day-long conference to accompany Solitary Pleasures, a group...

Duration:00:22:40

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Johnny Golding

6/15/2018
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Prof. Johnny Golding is Professor of Philosophy & Fine Art at the RCA where she leads the PhD Research Group ‘Entanglement’. Internationally renowned for her philosophy-poetic enactments and sound-scape exhibitions, her research covers the entangled dimensionalities of Radical Matter, an intra-disciplinary arena of art, philosophy and the wild sciences. Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis is a day-long conference to accompany Solitary Pleasures, a group exhibition at the Freud...

Duration:00:14:47

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- David Morgan

6/15/2018
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David Morgan (psychoanalyst) Giving a Toss: From Onan’s Simple Pleasure to Developmental Cul de Sac Masturbation is a dress rehearsal for what hopefully becomes a sexual relationship. It operates in the main at a fantasy level in the mind of one, and leads sometimes, as part of a sexual lexicon, to two person mutuality. However in this time of market economy pornography it can become a developmental Cul de sac where fantasy provides an endless cornucopia in which the real person with...

Duration:00:27:22

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Ivan Ward

6/15/2018
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Ivan Ward Whacking and Strumming: A Freudian Perspective Freud called it the ‘primal addiction’, but is there a more positive way of looking at masturbation from a Freudian perspective? Ivan Ward is Deputy Director and Head of Learning at the Freud Museum London and manager of the museum’s conference programme. He is the author of a number of books and papers on psychoanalytic theory and on the applications of psychoanalysis to social and cultural issues. His latest publication is...

Duration:00:13:04

Conference: Solitary Pleasures in art and psychoanalysis- Milja Kaunisto

6/15/2018
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Milja Kaunisto (novelist) A Man’s Right Hand — Dr. Tissot’s Crusade Against Masturbation In 18 century Switzerland, at the time of Enlightment, the beginning of industrialization, great luxury and social injustice, Dr. Samuel-August Tissot believes he has found a disease that he claims “has killed more young men than any other diseases combined”. With the help of his research assistant, Dr. Petrus von Taube, Tissot embarks on a journey to cure the world of masturbation once and for...

Duration:00:14:39

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

5/17/2018
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Opening remarks from Dr Noreen Giffney and Eve Watson

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Conference: What might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/20/2018
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Introductory Remarks Dr Noreen Giffney is a psychoanalytic psychotherapist in private practice, and Lecturer in Counselling in the School of Communication & Media at Ulster University. She has published extensively in the fields of psychoanalysis, psychosocial studies, and cultural studies, including the books: Twenty-First Century Lesbian Studies (2007); Queering the Non/Human (2008); The Ashgate Research Companion to Queer Theory (2009); The Lesbian Premodern What Might Clinical...

Duration:00:01:34

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Ms Ann Murphy SESSION 3: ‘Experience’ & ‘Encounter’ in Practice & theory Session three begins with each discussant giving a brief, informal talk (10 mins each) on the speaker’s understanding of the two terms ‘experience’ and ‘encounter’ based on the discussant’s practice as a clinician and/or an artist and/or a theorist. ‘Experience’ and ‘encounter’ are two central concepts underpinning the book Clinical Encounters in Sexuality. Ms Ann Murphyis a clinical psychologist, psychoanalytic...

Duration:00:12:22

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Sasha Roseneil SESSION 2: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality? Session two begins by talking about the Introduction (by Noreen) and Afterword (by Eve) to Clinical Encounters in Sexuality, before broadening out the discussion to consider the ways in which queer theories of sexuality might enrich and enliven clinical psychoanalytic considerations of sexuality. The session begins with four brief, informal responses (10 mins each), followed by discussion...

Duration:00:15:30

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Professor Caroline Bainbridge SESSION 1: Theories of Sexuality 113 Years after Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ Session one considers the continued importance and influence of Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ for contemporary considerations of sexuality, as well as more recent contributions by writers working in clinical contexts and academia. The session begins with four brief, informal responses (10 mins each) to Freud’s ‘Three Essays’, followed by discussion with delegates. Professor Caroline Bainbridge...

Duration:00:08:03

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Mr David RICHARDS SESSION 2: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality? Session two begins by talking about the Introduction (by Noreen) and Afterword (by Eve) to Clinical Encounters in Sexuality, before broadening out the discussion to consider the ways in which queer theories of sexuality might enrich and enliven clinical psychoanalytic considerations of sexuality. The session begins with four bri [...]

Duration:00:08:00

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Dr Fintan Walsh SESSION 1: Theories of Sexuality 113 Years after Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ Description: Session one considers the continued importance and influence of Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ for contemporary considerations of sexuality, as well as more recent contributions by writers working in clinical contexts and academia. The session begins with four brief, informal responses (10 mins each) to Freud’s ‘Three Essays’, followed by discussion with delegates. Dr Fintan Walsh is Reader in...

Duration:00:08:37

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Ms Karla Black SESSION 3: ‘Experience’ & ‘Encounter’ in Practice & Theory Session three begins with each discussant giving a brief, informal talk (10 mins each) on the speaker’s understanding of the two terms ‘experience’ and ‘encounter’ based on the discussant’s practice as a clinician and/or an artist and/or a theorist. ‘Experience’ and ‘encounter’ are two central concepts underpinning the book Clinical Encounters in Sexuality. Ms Karla Black is a visual artist from Scotland. She was...

Duration:00:13:00

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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Dr Olga Cox Cameron SESSION 1: Theories of Sexuality 113 Years after Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ Description: Session one considers the continued importance and influence of Freud’s ‘Three Essays’ for contemporary considerations of sexuality, as well as more recent contributions by writers working in clinical contexts and academia. The session begins with four brief, informal responses (10 mins each) to Freud’s ‘Three Essays’, followed by discussion with delegates. Dr Olga Cox Cameron is a...

Duration:00:09:57

Conference: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality?

4/13/2018
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DR Meg-John Barker SESSION 2: What Might Clinical Psychoanalysis Learn from Queer Theories of Sexuality? Session two begins by talking about the Introduction (by Noreen) and Afterword (by Eve) to Clinical Encounters in Sexuality, before broadening out the discussion to consider the ways in which queer theories of sexuality might enrich and enliven clinical psychoanalytic considerations of sexuality. The session begins with four brief, informal responses (10 mins each), followed by...

Duration:00:08:21