Recent and Forthcoming Lectures


Harvard University: The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, November 4-6, 2009

University of Bristol: Departments of Classics and Philosophy: Keynote Speaker: "Classical Myth and Psychoanalysis", September 4-5, 2009

Boston Psychoanalytic Institute: Symposium on Tragedy and Psychoanalysis: May 8, 2009

Harvard University: Secularism and the Sacred: April 24-25, 2009

Baltimore and Washington Psychoanalytic Institutes: The Paul Gray Lecture, April 17-18, 2009

Columbia University: Contemporary Civilization Course: Spring Lecturer: "Freud" April, 2009.

European Psychoanalytic Federation, Annual Meeting: Keynote Lecture: "Technique and Freedom in Psychoanalysis", Brussels, Belgium, April 2-5, 2009

University of Toronto: Center for Ethics: Symposium on The Ethics of Catastrophe, March 27-28, 2009

Berkeley, Department of Philosophy, March 5, 2009

Chicago Psychoanalytic Society, Keynote Speaker: Conference on the Subject in Psychoanalysis, February 27-28, 2009

UCLA Department of Philosophy: February 6, 2009

Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Society: The Robert Stoller Lecture: February 5, 2009

University of South Carolina, Department of Philosophy, TBA, January 23, 2009

American Historical Association: Presidential Panel: "Catastrophe and Transformation": "What does it mean to be deprived of meaning?": January 2-5, 2009

St. John's College, Annapolis: December 5, 2008

Queen's University, Canada: Department of Philosophy: Conference on Self and Other, November 26-28, 2008

NYU Department of Philosophy: The Lewis Burke Frumkes Lecture, November 17, 2008

Yale University: Humanities Center: "Freud and Wittgenstein", October 31, 2008

Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis: Conference on Judaism and Psychoanalysis: "The Rhetorical Strategy of Freud's Critique of Religious Belief", October 5, 2008

Purdue University: Department of Philosophy, September 25, 2008

Michigan State University: Charles McCracken Distinguished Guest Lecturer, September 19, 2008