Psychoanalysis and Liberation: Four Arguments

This online event is to explore the contribution of psychoanalysis to liberation, including discussion of Neil Faulkner’s last published book Mind Fuck: The Mass Psychology of Creeping Fascism (Resistance Books).

The event will be introduced and chaired by Ian Parker, author of Radical Psychoanalysis and Anti-Capitalist Action (Resistance Books).

Guest contributors critically reflect on arguments in Neil Faulkner’s book and talking
about their own work linking psychoanalysis with liberation will be Lara Sheehi, co-author of
Psychoanalysis Under Occupation: Practicing Psychoanalysis in Palestine (Routledge), and
Alicia Valdés, author of Toward a Feminist Lacanian Left: Psychoanalytic Theory and
Intersectional Politics (Routledge). We will have a good time for disagreement and discussion.

Links:
Radical Psychoanalysis and Anti-Capitalist Action by Ian Parker.
Mind Fuck: The Mass Psychology of Creeping Fascism by Neil Faulkner.
Psychoanalysis Under Occupation – Practicing Resistance in Palestine by Lara Sheehi and Stephen Sheehi.
Toward a Feminist Lacanian Left: Psychoanalytic Theory and Intersectional Politics by Alicia Valdés.

The Neil Faulkner memorial event video is here.


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Ian Parker is a Manchester-based psychoanalyst and a member of Anti*Capitalist Resistance.

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