By Brett Kahr,Alison Bechdel

ISBN-10: 1782203435

ISBN-13: 9781782203438

this is often the second one quantity in Brett Kahr's 'Interviews with Icons' sequence, following on from Tea with Winnicott. Professor Kahr, himself a extremely popular psychoanalyst, turns his recognition to the paintings of the daddy of psychoanalysis. The booklet is lavishly illustrated via Alison Bechdel, winner of the MacArthur starting place 'Genius' Award.Sigmund Freud can pay one other stopover at to Vienna's well known Cafe Landtmann, the place he had frequently loved analyzing newspapers and sipping espresso. Freud explains how he got here to invent psychoanalysis, speaks bluntly approximately his emotions of betrayal by way of Carl Gustav Jung, recounts his flight from the Nazis, and a lot more, the entire whereas explaining his theories of symptom formation and psychosexuality.Framed as a 'posthumous interview', the e-book serves because the ideal creation to the paintings of Freud whereas interpreting the context during which he lived and labored. Kahr examines his legacy and considers what Freud has to educate us. In a global the place manifestations of sexuality and problems with the brain are ever extra generally mentioned, the paintings of Sigmund Freud is extra appropriate than ever. This e-book is a perfect primer on Freud's paintings for an individual from the psychoanalytic expert to the layperson.

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