Visiting Professor week with Dominique Scarfone:
Fall seminars and readings to prepare for his visit
by Eric Glassgold, MD, Co-Chair, Visiting Professor Committee
Dominique Scarfone, MD, a Training and Supervising Analyst at the Montréal Psychoanalytic Institute, will be the 2015 SFCP Visiting Professor. He will visit San Francisco from November 9th through November 16th.
A bibliography of Dr. Scarfone’s writing (prepared by SFCP librarian Eric Rosen) is available. If you are in a private study group, want to devote some time to discussing his work and would like advice about selecting some of Dominique’s papers to read, please contact Eric Glassgold (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Laurie Goldsmith (email@example.com).
In the months prior to Visiting Professor week, the Visiting Professor program committee will sponsor three seminars to facilitate understanding Dominique’s contributions to psychoanalysis. On Monday, September 21st at 7:30 PM, Mike Levin will discuss Dominique’s 2013 paper “A brief introduction to the work of Jean Laplanche,” IJP 94: 545-566. On October 15th at 7:30 PM, Peter Goldberg, will discuss the first half of Dominique’s 2014 paper “The Unpast, Actuality Of The Unconscious.” On Monday, November 2nd at 7:30 PM, Eric Glassgold will discuss the second half of the paper “The Unpast, Actuality of The Unconscious.” (Specific pages to read in “The Unpast…” will be sent to the membership in early September.)