FREUD AND EROS: LOVE, LUST AND LONGING – Day Conference




Freud and Eros Day Conference at the Anna Freud Centre

Speakers from Psychoanalysis, Philosophy, Psychosocial Studies, Art and Classics come together on St Valentine’s Day to discuss Freud’s revolutionary ideas on Eros, and the ever intriguing and complex emotion of love.

Speakers and Titles

Lisa Appignanesi (Writer and researcher) (Biog)
“All About Love” Revisited (Abstract)

Miriam Leonard and Daniel Orrells (Classicists) (Biog)
Freud and Greek Love (Abstract)

Jane O’Grady (Philosopher) (Biog)
From Courtly to Romantic: The Ambivalences of Love (Abstract)

Candida Yates (Psychosocial Studies) (Biog)
Masculinity and the Dilemmas of Love: Lust and Longing in Contemporary Cinema (Abstract)

Gigliola Fornari Spoto (Psychoanalyst) (Biog)
Some Thoughts on Pleasure in the Analytical Session
(Abstract)

Luis Rodríguez de la Sierra (Psychoanalyst) (Biog)
From the Cradle to the Couch: The Role of Pleasure in Psychic Development
(Abstract)

Emma Talbot (Biog)
The Lovers (on love and intimacy in contemporary art) (Abstract)

David Morgan (Psychoanalyst) (Biog)
Sexual Phantasy, Mourning and Loss
(Abstract)

Duration 14 January 2015 - 14 January 2015
Times 9:30 - 17:00
Cost Adult Full Price £60,- , Student/Concession £45,- , Adult Member £55,- , Student/Concession Member £
Venue Freud Museum London
Address 20 Maresfield Gardens London NW3 5SX, ,
Contact 020 7435 2002 / eventsandmedia@freud.org.uk / www.freud.org.uk/

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