PANEL: THE CANDIDATE’S VOICE
December 2nd, 8pm. Location: NPAP, 40 West 13th St, New York, NY 10011
The Candidate Journal and Das Unbehagen
are hosting a panel and discussion on what it means to speak or write from the position of a candidate. What is assumed in the candidate’s voice, what perspective is that voice meant to take? If our belonging is predicated on being a candidate, then what changes once “candidacy” is completed? Is there a movement from skepticism to authority, from ignorance to knowledge, from learner to teacher? Or does the very practice and theory of psychoanalysis poke holes in the presumptions of the supposed competency or mastery?
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Welcome to the Candidate
The Candidate is pleased to announce that Issue 6: Belonging
is now available online.
This issue explores the question of Belonging - What does it mean to belong to something? What desire is evoked in this longing? This issue explores these questions and the ways in which we choose or not to belong. Bringing these questions into the forefront also asks us to think about how our desire to belong plays into our training and formation as psychoanalysts
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