Announcing the Friday Night Guest Lecture Series for 2018-19



The Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center announces the schedule for its 2018-19 Friday Night Guest Lecture Series, designed for mental health professionals. The Erikson Institute of the Austen Riggs Center is pleased to announce the schedule for its 2018-19 Friday Night Guest Lecture Series:

  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    A Letter of Love: An Encounter with White Backlash
    George Yancy, PhD, Professor of Philosophy at Emory University
  • Friday, November 16, 2018
    The Psychology of Popular Anti- Semitism During the Third Reich

    Thomas A. Kohut, PhD, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III Professor of History at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts
  • Friday, March 1, 2019
    On Seeing and Being Seen: Some of the Economic, Cultural, Ethnic, and Class Aspects of Racialized Perceptions

    Annie Lee Jones, PhD, is a clinical psychologist/ psychoanalyst in private practice in Queens, New York
  • Friday, April 5, 2018
    The Gulf Between Living Life and Remembering It

    Sheldon Bach, PhD, Adjunct Clinical Professor of Psychology at the NYU Postdoctoral Program for Psychoanalysis and Training and Supervising Analyst at the Contemporary Freudian Society and the Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
  • Saturday, April 6, 2018(Saturday Morning Workshop*)
    Live Clinical Supervision with Sheldon Bach, PhD
  • Friday, April 26, 2019
    Queer Arts of Analysis

    Yasmin Roberts Memorial Lecture
    Ann Pellegrini, PhD, is professor of performance studies and social and cultural analysis at New York University
  • Friday, May 10, 2019
    Trauma as Silence, Trauma as Speech

    In Collaboration with the William Allison White Institute
    Stephen Frosh, MPhil, PhD, is professor of psychology in the Department of Psychosocial Studies (which he founded) at Birkbeck, University of London

Friday Night Guest Lectures are designed for mental health professionals, including psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workers, offered free of charge, and held from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the large conference room of the Medical Office Building at the Austen Riggs Center, located at 25 Main Street in Stockbridge, MA.

*The Saturday Morning Workshop is held from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., open to licensed mental health professionals, and requires advance registration and payment of a non-refundable fee of $25.00.