Fall 2019 Schedule

LACAN SALON SCHEDULE: FALL-SPRING 2019-2020

THE SEMINAR OF JACQUES LACAN: BOOK XIX

1971-1972

…or worse (…ou pire)


…or worse, text established by Jacques-Alain Miller, was recently translated by A. R. Price and published by Wiley: https://www.wiley.com/en-ca/+or+Worse:+The+Seminar+of+Jacques+Lacan,+Book+XIX-p-9780745682440

For the purpose of this Salon, the text can be read in Price’s translation of the Miller edition, which is authoritatively edited from the stenographic transcripts, or in the translation by Cormac Gallagher, which is a direct translation of the stenographic and audio record, found at Lacan in Ireland: http://www.lacaninireland.com/web/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Book-19-Ou-pire-Or-worse.pdf

The French edition, Le séminaire de Jacques Lacan, texte établie par Jacques-Alain Miller, is published by Editions de Seuil: http://www.seuil.com/ouvrage/le-seminaire-livre-xix-jacques-lacan/9782020971652

A very useful edition of the stenographic record can be found here: http://staferla.free.fr/S19/S19.htm

The titles in the schedule below come from the Miller edition. The titles are followed by the dates of the seminar, which are used as titles in the Gallagher translation.

Lacan also presented, the same year, a series of talks at Saint Anne hospital. These are known as “The Knowledge of the Psychoanalyst”. The first three of these were published as a book by Polity: Talking to Brick Walls. The final four are included in Miller’s edition of Seminar 19. All seven talks, or interviews, an be found at Lacan In Ireland, where they are titled Seminar XIXa: http://www.lacaninireland.com/web/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Book-19a-The-Knowledge-of-the-Psychoanalyst-1971-1972.pdf

 

…OR WORSE

 

1. OF ONE SEX AND THE OTHER

 

September 10 

Seminar XIXa, Gallagher translation / 4 November 1971

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, part 1


Facilitator: Clint Burnham

 

September 24

Seminar XIXa, Gallagher translation

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, part 2 / 2 December 1971


Facilitator: Hilda Fernandez

 

October 8

Seminar XIX

I. The small difference / 8 December 1971


Faciltator: Paul Kingsbury

 

October 22

II. The function x / 15 December 1971

Facilitator: Clint Burnham

November 5

Seminar XIXa, Gallagher translation

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, part 3 / 6 January 1972

Facilitator: Alexis Tia Wolfe

November 19

Seminar XIX

III. From anecdote to logic / 12 January 1972

Facilitator: Ed Graham

 December 3

IV. From necessity to inexistence / 19 January 1972

Facilitator: Sanem Guvenc-Salgirli

 

2. THE OTHER: FROM SPEECH TO SEXUALITY

December 17

V. Topology of speech (a talk at Sainte-Anne) / 3 February 1972

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, Gallagher, part 4

Facilitator: Rawia Inaim

January 7

VI. I ask you to refuse me my offering / 9 February 1972

Facilitator: Alois Sieben

 January 21

VII. The vanished partner (a talk at Sainte-Anne) / 3 March 1972

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, Gallagher, part 5

Facilitator: Rawia Inaim

February 4

VIII. What is involved in the Other / 8 March 1972

Facilitator:

3. THE ONE: NEVER THE TWAIN SHALL REACH

February 18

IX. In the field of the Unian / 15 March 1972

Facilitator:

March 3

X. Yad’lun / 19 March 1972

Facilitator:

March 17

XI. An issue of Ones (a talk at Sainte-Anne)

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, Gallagher, part 6

Facilitator:

 March 31

XII. Knowledge about truth / 10 May 1972

Facilitator:

April 14

XIII. The founding of sexual difference / 10 May 1972 (sic) / 17 May 1972 in Gallagher

Facilitator:

April 28

XIV. Theory of the four formulae (a talk at Sainte-Anne)

The Psychoanalyst’s Knowledge, Gallagher, part 7

Facilitator:

 4. CODA

 May 12

XV. The desire to sleep / 14 June 1972

Facilitator:

May 26

XVI. Bodies captured by discourse / 21 June 1972

Report on Seminar XIX (Appendix to Miller)

Facilitator:

 

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