Four Webinars during the Australian Winter
Presented by Serena Smith
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Week 1 – Introduction to the field
Week 2 – Focus on the torus
Week 3 – Focus on the crosscap
Week 4 – Revision of the object
Jacques Lacan, Seminar IX, Identification
The Lacan Circle 2021 Winter Webinar explored Lacan’s topological models in Seminar IX: the torus, cross-cap and Klein bottle, and showed how these models paved the way for Lacan’s object a and the operation of a field beyond the imaginary and symbolic. The discussions were supported by clinical examples.
Serena Smith has been a student and practitioner of psychoanalysis for over 30 years, and she has taught in various programs of psychoanalytic studies across the last fifteen years. She has an active research interest in the Lacanian object, clinical work with children and adolescents and the practice of psychoanalysis in current times. Serena is a registered psychoanalyst with the ACP and an accredited mental-health social worker (AMHSW)
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Artwork: Wire sculpture by David Oliveira