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10.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
On Dangerous Ground. Freud’s Visual Cultures of the Unconscious
Book presentation in English by Diane O'Donoghue
and discussion with Hemma Rössler-Schülein
(Wiener Psychoanalytische Vereinigung)
Friday, 22 February 2019, 7 pm, Sigmund Freud Museum, Berggasse 19
Diane O'Donoghue is a visual and cultural historian who directs the Program for Public Humanities at the Jonathan M. Tisch College for Civic Life at Tufts University, USA, where she teaches, is Senior Fellow for the Humanities, and has served as chair of the University's Department of Visual and Critical Studies; she is also Brown University’s Visiting Professor of Public Humanities. Professor O’Donoghue is a scholar member and on the faculty of the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute and has been the Fulbright Freud Visiting Lecturer of Psychoanalysis at the University of Vienna and the Sigmund Freud Museum. Her writings on Freud and visual culture have received the Peter Loewenberg (formerly CORST) Prize from the American Psychoanalytic Association, the Felix and Helene Deutsch Prize, and, most recently, the Liebert Award for 2019 from the Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research at Columbia University.
Hemma Rössler-Schülein, MD, is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst in private practice. She is supervising and training analyst of the Vienna Psychoanalytic Society (WPV), teaches and supervises in the WPV and in the Wiener Psychoanalytische Akademie. From 2009-2015 she served as medical director of the outpatient clinic of the WPV, since 2016 as president of the WPV. Publications in the field of psychotherapy research and about conceptual questions in psychoanalysis.