Assistant Clinical Professor of Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry), Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research; Director, Columbia University Psychoanalytic Studies Program (2012-2017)
Amabel B. James Professor of History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Harvard University; Faculty Affiliate , Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University; Faculty Affiliate , Department of Philosophy, Harvard University
April 7, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
Author of Freud: An Intellectual Biography, Prof. Joel Whitebook will be discussing Freud's relation to the Enlightenment and his appropriation of the norm of Mundigkeit and then some criticisms of his ideas of maturity and autonomy by Loewald, Castoriadis et al. and their suggestions for a revised version of those values.