From the “Shine of the Absences” to the Mystic as a Body Event

By | September 23rd, 2021|LRO 311|

The architecture of Seminar XX: Encore meets some of its fundamental pillars already in the sixties. Lacan highlights a certain negligence regarding the way in which post-Freudian psychoanalysts took a stand on female sexuality and [...]

By | March 3rd, 2021|LRO 277|

Lacan’s desire for a school of psychoanalysis went beyond Freud, beyond Oedipus, beyond the structure of “the all” and its antinomic element. This was the logic of “all men” born of a father who stands [...]


By | May 13th, 2020|LRO 225|

That the body is an object, well psychoanalysis knows this from its origins. An object that can be loved, hated, manipulated, bought, sold, cared for, corrupted, desecrated, destroyed... whether it is our own or that [...]

Q-u-a-r-a-n-t-i-n-e. About Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Aviator’

By | April 17th, 2020|COVID-19 / 2020 #58|

Allene Hughes: “Q-u-a-r-a-n-t-i-n-e” Howard Hughes: “Quarentine. Q.u.a.r.e.n.t.i.n.e. Quarentine” (Opening scene of the Martin Scorcese film, The aviator)   In the midst of the quarantine in which we find ourselves, I have found an extraordinary interview [...]

In Times of Crisis, the Other Demands Your Body to Cover Up His Lack

By | March 31st, 2020|COVID-19 / 2020 #30|

Worldwide, human subjects experience an imposed control and restriction of their personal freedom in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Eventually all governments resort to the same measures: self-isolation, social distancing, total lockdown, restrictions of free [...]