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Lacan, psychoanalysis, and comedy /
[edited by] Patricia Gherovici, Après-Coup Psychoanalytic Association New York, Manya Steinkoler, CUNY.
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New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2016, c2016
description
vi, 247 p. ; 24 cm
ISBN
1107086175, 9781107086173
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imprint
New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2016, c2016
isbn
1107086175
9781107086173
contents note
Introduction / Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler -- The laughing cure -- Sarah's laughter : where babies and humor come from / Manya Steinkoler -- Psychoanalysis as Gai Saber : towards a new episteme of laughter / Dany Nobus -- Laughing about nothing : Democritus and Lacan / Patricia Gherovici -- The surplus jouissance of the joke : from Freud to Lacan / Marcel Drach -- Can you spare a laugh? : Lacan, Freud, and Marx on the economy of jokes / Jean Michel Rabaté -- Mother pumper and the analyst's donuts / Jamieson Webster -- Not in the humor : bulimic dreams / Carol Owens -- Comedy on the couch -- Psychoanalysis and tragicomedy : measure for measure after Zizek's Lacanian dialectics / Geoff Boucher -- Comedy and the agency of the letter in a midsummer night's dream / Matthew Sharpe -- Jane Austen's wit-craft / Molly Rothenberg -- The sexual politics of comedy : Henry James's "the chaperon" / Sigi Jottkandt -- Power in the closet : and its coming out / Alenka Zupan'is -- He who laughs last, laughs last -- Epilogue: repetition, repetition, repetition : richard prince and the three R's / Simon Critchley.
catalogue key
10597681
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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