Study Day

Contemporary Psychoanalytical Perspectives on Gender Diversity and Sexualities

Welcome to the first International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA) study day on gender diversity and psychoanalysis with the title: Contemporary Psychoanalytical Perspectives on Gender Diversity and Sexualities.

The study day is co-sponsored by the IPA, the Committee On Women And Psychoanalysis (COWAP), the Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies Committee (S&GDSco), and the European Psychoanalytica Federation (EPF), and it will be held in September 27 and 28, 2019 at the House of the EPF in Brussels, Belgium.

This is our first attempt to create spaces for psychoanalysts and psychoanalytic candidates to discuss openly and respectfully issues pertaining to the intersection of gender diversities, sexualities and psychoanalysis.

27 – 28 September, 2019

European Psychoanalytical Federation House
Rue Gérard 35
1040 Etterbeek
Belgium

Welcome to the first International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA) study day on gender diversity and psychoanalysis with the title: Contemporary Psychoanalytical Perspectives on Gender Diversity and Sexualities.

The study day is co-sponsored by the IPA, the Committee On Women And Psychoanalysis (COWAP), the Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies Committee (S&GDSco), and the European Psychoanalytica Federation (EPF), and it will be held in September 27 and 28, 2019 at the House of the EPF in Brussels, Belgium.

This is our first attempt to create spaces to for psychoanalysts and psychoanalytic candidates to discuss openly and respectfully issues pertaining to the intersection of gender diversities, sexualities and psychoanalysis.

27 – 28 September, 2019

European Psychoanalytical Federation House
Rue Gérard 35
1040 Etterbeek
Belgium

PROGRAM

Friday, September 27, 2019

9:00 am
Welcome and Introduction

Paula Ellman (USA), Chair IPA Committee on Women and Psychoanalysis
Marco Posadas (Canada), Chair IPA Committee on Sexual and Gender Diversity Studies
Serge Srisch (Belgium), EPF

9:30 am
Theoretical Panel

Chair: Marco Posadas (Canada)

9:30 am
Gender in Movement:
The Rhizomatic Versus the Oedipal

Dana Amir (Israel)

10:00 am
Discussion

10:15 am
Gender Fluid and Fixed:
Gender and Suffering, Gender and Transformation

Adrienne Harris (USA)

10:45 am
Discussion

11:00 am
Coffee Break

11:30 am
The Oedipus Complex in the Light of Changing Sexuality and Gender

Leticia Glocer Fiorini (Argentina)

12:00 pm
Discussion

12:15 pm
Discussion between the three panelists and the audience

12:45 pm
Lunch

Lunch will be provided

2:00 pm
Documentary Film:
La Candidata (The Contestant)

Directed by Emil Guevara Malavé and Ronald Rivas Casallas
Venezuela, 2017

Resisterectomy

By Chase Joyne

3:30 pm
Coffee Break

4:00 pm
Small Discussion Groups

Coordinator: Silvia Acosta (Argentina)

Saturday, September 28, 2019

9:00 am
Welcome and Introduction

Paula Ellman

9:15 am
Clinical Panel

Chair: Jorge Camara (Portugal)

9:15 am
Shapes of Gender Identity:
Three Stories with an Impact

Domenico Di Ceglie (Great Britain)

9:45 am
Discussion

10:00 am
Gender, Binding, and the Sexual :
On the Analyst’s Countertransferential Agitation

Avgi Saketopoulou (USA)

10:30 am
Discussion

10:45 am
Coffee Break

11:15 am
The Many Colors of the Rainbow:
Depathologizing Sexual Diversity

Sergio Lewkowicz (Brazil)

11:45 am
Discussion

12:00 pm
Discussion between the three panelists and the audience

12:30 pm
Closing Remarks

Marco Posadas

Luncheon/Reception

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