The First Paris USA Lacan Seminar in New York City

Friday, September 30 - Sunday, October 2
Barnard Hall

Conference Registration and Information

Dates & Times

  • Friday, September 30 - 8:30-9:30 (Registration) 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM (Conference)- James Room, 4th Fl. Barnard Hall
  • Saturday, October 1 - 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM - Held Auditorium, 304 Barnard Hall
  • Sunday, October 2 - 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM - Held Auditorium, 304 Barnard Hall

Main Speakers

  • Marie Hélène Brousse
  • Pierre-Gilles Gueguen
  • Eric Laurent


  1. Psychoanalysis and Norms: beyond the Oedipus complex

  2. Psychoanalysis and Sexuation: no sexual relation

  3. The Subject and its partners: the hypermodern family

  4. Psychoanalysis and Science: the Real is lawless

Two additional Lectures By Eric Laurent

Eric Laurent photoFree and Open to the public

Psychoanalysis and Our Time 

Thursday, September 29 - 7 :00 PM
at Barnard College
304 Barnard hall

The Abraham Kardiner Lecture by Eric Laurent

Tuesday, Oct 4th, 8pm
New York Academy of Medicine
1216 Fifth Ave, at 103rd Street
This Seminar, hosted and sponsored by Barnard College and presented under the auspices of the World Association of Psychoanalysis (WAP) and Paris VIII University, is under the direction of Jacques-Alain Miller.
The Committee: Prof. Marie-Hélène Brousse, Prof. Pierre-Gilles Gueguen (Université Paris 8), Prof. Maire Jaanus (Barnard College), Prof. Ellie Ragland (University of Missouri), Josefina Ayerza (editor of Lacanian Ink), Dr. Eric Laurent.