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Sample Programs

psychoanalytic studies

Julia Kristeva 1941 -

What follows are possible programs of study for the minor, organized according to the students' interests. Though any single point of departure for the study of psychoanalysis is in tension with the spirit and intention of an Interdisciplinary Minor, the programs outlined provide a sense of the variety of possible concentrations.

Art

UN 879 - Introduction to Psychoanalysis
PL 489 - Rousseau and Freud
FA 453 - Psychoanalytic Approaches to Art
PS 021 - Psychology of Art and Creativity
EN 394 - Psychoanalysis and Literature or EN402–Film and Film Theory
PL 808 - Phenomenology of Desire

History

PL 429 - Freud and Philosophy
HS 469 - Intellectual History of Modern Europe
HS 653 - Freud's Vienna
PL 415 - History of Madness
PL 596 - Freud and the Critique of Culture
PS 590 - History and Theories of Psychology

Literary Theory

PL 429 - Freud and Philosophy
EN 394 - Psychoanalysis and Literature
EN 324 - Psychoanalysis and the Modernist Novel
EN 551 - Contemporary Literary and Cultural Theory
PL 536 - Psychoanalysis and the Subject
RL 780 - Readings in Theory

Psychology

UN 879 - Introduction to Psychoanalysis
PL 429 - Freud and Philosophy
PL 536 - Psychoanalysis and the Subject
PS 360 - Clinical Psychology
PS 590 - History and Theories of Psychology
PL 751 - Ethics of Psychoanalysis

Social Criticism

PL 429 - Freud and Philosophy
HS 469 - Intellectual History of Modern Europe
PL 415 - History of Madness
PL 596 - Freud and the Critique of Culture
SC 533 - Sociology and Psychoanalysis
EN 729 - The Colonial Mind: Power, Knowledge, Sexuality, and Modernity