Poetry at Beinecke Library

Freud’s Impossible Life

Posted in Announcements, Beinecke Collections, Exhibitions, Readings at Beinecke by beineckepoetry on February 17, 2011

Freud’s Impossible Life: An Introduction
A Lecture by Adam Phillips

Friday, February 25, 2011, 5:00 pm

Writer and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips is the author of more than ten books, including Side Effects; On Terrors and Experts; Promises, Promises: Essays on Poetry and Psychoanalysis; and On Kissing, Tickling, and Being Bored: Psychoanalytic Essays on the Unexamined Life. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Times, the London Review of Books, and The Observer. Dr. Phillips is the general editor of the Penguin Classics Freud series; he is currently at work on a new biography of Sigmund Freud to be published in the Yale University Press Jewish Lives Series.

Free and open to the public
121 Wall Street, New Haven, Connecticut

Psyche & Muse: Creative Entanglements with the Science of the Soul on view at Beinecke Library until June 13, 2011

Image: Hans Casparius, [Photograph of Sigmund Freud with two Chow dogs], no date. From the H. D. Papers.

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