The Herman P. and Sophia Taubman Chair in Jewish Studies 2019 Taubman Lectures

Professor Naomi Seidman: The Navel of the Dream: Freud's Jewish Languages
Tue, Apr 09, 2019 7:00pm
2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA

Additional Program Dates

  • Thu, April 11, 2019 7pm
  • Tue, April 16, 2019 5:30pm

Program Schedule

Lecture One: Tuesday, April 9, 7pm: Freud, Anna O., and the Linguistic Architecture of the Modern Jewish Self

Lecture Two: Thursday, April 11, 7pm: A Different Diaspora: Translation, Dispersion, and the Rewriting of Psychoanalysis in Jewish Languages

Lecture Three: Tuesday, April 16, 5:30pm: Weinreich's "Freud Laboratory": The Yiddish Translation and Reception of Psychoanalysis (Reception follows.)

Naomi Seidman is Chancellor Jackman Professor of the Arts in the Department for the Study of Religion and the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies at the University of Toronto, and formerly of the Center for Jewish Studies at the GTU in Berkeley.

Free, and open to the public. RSVP at the link below.


Cosponsors: The Center for Jewish Studies at the GTU; Lehrhaus Judaica; Jewish Studies Program at UC Davis; Taube Center for Jewish Studies at Stanford University, the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California

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