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ignorance is a passion-the movie

Within a short historical timeline, Copernicus throws the Earth away from the centre of the universe, Darwin writes that we are the mere product of…

March 2016

Iconea Seminar-Ignorance is a Passion

Iconea Seminar, IMR, 10 March 2016, 7-9pm, Room 261, Free Entrance!!! Bruno de Florence: Ignorance is a passion Within a short historical timeline, Copernicus throws…

music seminar
January 2016

Syria us and the unheimlich

A recording of a conversation with Greg H. on Syria. We discuss the perception of the Syrians on the move as “hord/refugees/swarm/migrants” from Freud’s concept…

syria map
November 2015

complexity in psychoanalysis

An attempt at exploring complexity in psychoanalysis, inspired by a text from Yves Vanderveken (Signes discrets dans les psychoses ordinaires). Complexity became a driving concept…

October 2015

traumdeutung cartel-session 1

Traumdeutung Cartel, 7 September 2015 session. Started by reading the text from the end, doing a kind of reverse engineering, in order to work out…

September 2015

capitalism and the discontent of sexuation

An Australian company that designs men’s lingerie said they had to expand online to keep up with rising demand. HommeMystere designs sexy, tailor made male…

August 2015

the tinnitus cop

To hear or not to hear, that is the question. A Staffordshire copper is threatening to sue a gay nightclub in Stoke onTrent after claiming…

village people
August 2015

Luther, Calvin and Merkel with Sade

SOME FACTS -The financial linchpin of the Euro-zone is Germany. -After WWII, Germany put in place a strict economic policy, inspired by American Neo-liberalism principles,…

August 2015

IFL-the german pilot

a tentative hypothesis on the german pilot who crashed an A320 airbus pane in the alps in march 2015, from freud’s categories of ideal-ich &…

plane crash
July 2015

the speaking body

pierre naveau gave a lecture on the speaking body at a session of the ls-nls on 27 Juy 2015, in london, uk. below are my…

pierre naveau
July 2015

iconea 2014 conference

Arithmetical Subjectivism or Unconscious Knowledge? Sonic Systems of the Ancient Near East and beyond. Are the sources for music theory, in the Ancient Near East,…

November 2014

music is a joke

as part of The School of the Freudian Letter‘s inaugural day in London (5 july 2014), i made a presentation on Freud’s paper on jokes…

music is a joke
July 2014