Patricia Gherovici, PhD, is a psychoanalyst and analytic supervisor and senior member, analyst, supervisor, and faculty at Apres-Coup Psychoanalytic Association New York. She is co-founder and director of the Philadelphia Lacan Group. Her books include The Puerto Rican Syndrome (Other Press, 2003), winner of the Gradiva Award and the Boyer Prize, and Please Select Your Gender: From the Invention of Hysteria to the Democratizing of Transgenderism (Routledge, 2010). Most recently, she has contributed to Lacan and Addiction: An Anthology (Karnac, 2011) and The Literary Lacan: From Literature to “Lituraterre” and Beyond (Seagull Books, University of Chicago Press, 2013). She has just published a new collection (with Manya Steinkoler), Lacan On Madness: Madness, Yes You Can’t ( Routledge, 2015). She is currently co-editing with Manya Steinkoler Lacan, Psychoanalysis and Comedy (Cambridge University Press, forthcoming). Her new book, Psychoanalysis Needs a Sex Change: Lacanian Approaches to Sexual and Social Difference, will be published in 2016 by Routledge.
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The Unconscious Is the Last Activist
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