Mirror images: D W Winnicott in the visual field

Lebeau, Vicky (2014) Mirror images: D W Winnicott in the visual field. In: Piotrowska, Agnieszka (ed.) Embodied encounters: new approaches to psychoanalysis and cinema. Taylor and Francis, London. ISBN 9781138795259

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Abstract

This chapter explores Winnicott's contribution to our understanding of the image, with particular reference to Gerhard Richter's Mirror. In light of the recent 'turn to Winnicott' in cultural and film studies, it argues for the importance of thinking between Winnicott and Jacques Lacan and for the concept of the mirror as a key starting point for that thinking.

Item Type: Book Section
Keywords: psychoanalysis, cinema, Gerhard Richter, DW Winnicott, Andre Green, Jacques Lacan
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology > BF0173 Psychoanalysis
N Fine Arts
P Language and Literature
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0321 Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry > RC0438 Psychiatry > RC0500 Psychoanalysis
Depositing User: Vicky Lebeau
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2014 10:48
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2015 16:53
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/50398

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