Freudian Theory II

Freudian Theory II
Spring 2015

Instructor: Sujatha Subramanian, Ph.D.
1 West 64th Street, Courtyard Office
phone: 212-330-8313/ 917-538-9496
email: sujathasmail@gmail.com
Course Readings:

Class 1
Please review “Mourning and Melancholia” (1917)
“Civilization and its Discontents” (1930), Sections 1-4

Class 2
“Civilization and its Discontents” (1930), Sections 5-8

Class 3
“The Uncanny” (1919)
“A Child is Being Beaten” (1919)

Class 4
“Beyond the Pleasure Principal” (1920), Chapters 1-3

Class 5
“Beyond the Pleasure Principal” (1920), Chapters 4-7

Class 6
“The Ego and the Id” (1923), Chapters 1-3

Class 7
“The Ego and the Id” (1923), Chapters 4-5

Class 8
“Anxiety and Instinctual Life” (1933)

Class 9
“The Dissolution of the Oedipus Complex” (1924)
“Some Psychical Consequences of the Anatomical Distinction Between the Sexes” (1925)
“Female Sexuality” (1931)

Class 10
Kulish, N. (2000) Primary Femininity: Advances and Ambiguities, JAPA, 48 (4): 1355-80

Chasseguet-Smirgel, J. (1976) “Freud & Female Sexuality – The Consideration of Some Blind Spots in the Exploration of the Dark Continent”, International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 57:275-286