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I WAS HOPING YOU’D TELL ME WHO I AM: ESHKOL NEVO’S THREE FLOORS UP TRANSLATED BY SONDRA SILVERSTON

Reviewed by Marcela Sulak

The title of Eshkol Nevo’s most recent book, Three Floors Up, refers to Sigmund Freud’s concept of the unconscious, which Freud likened to three floors of a mansion: the id, the ego, and the superego. 781 altre parole

Fiction

Snowflake

Hearing the word ‘snowflake’ on the Moral Maze a few nights ago and the word coming from the mouth of the person who apparently coined the phrase had me thinking. 288 altre parole

JACQUES LACAN

Beauty's Intoxicating Feeling

The enjoyment of beauty has a peculiar, mildly intoxicating quality of feeling. Beauty has no obvious use; nor is there any clear cultural necessity for it. 38 altre parole

Photography

Post Of The Week - Saturday 9th December, 2017

1) Averil Hart

We’ve been working on anorexia nervosa in Year 2 this week and will do so for a bit of next week. We’ve focused on how complex and how serious anorexia nervosa is. 218 altre parole

Depression

“Got a call from a flower shop.” By Sasha at her kitchen table

Saturday December 9, 2017
8:16am
5 minutes
From a text

“Had the weirdest dream last night…”

“Oh yeah?”

“Mhmm. I was riding this snake, like it was pretty much a crocodile but it looked like a snake? 173 altre parole

Melancholic June, Melancholic Serena

 

In 1915, Sigmund Freud developed an anatomy that distinguished melancholia from Mourning ( Clewell, 2004). He suggests contrary to melancholia, mourning is pathological ( Clewell, 2004). 1.129 altre parole

Why the dinosaurs went extinct

The human mind is but a computer with a slightly longer shelf life. It is postulated that at the most primitive level, our brains are reptilian in nature. 931 altre parole