Yom Kippur 1939: The Last Day of Freud’s Life and its Immediate Aftermath

Freud Museum London: Psychoanalysis Podcasts show

Summary: <br> Freud Memorial Lecture 2015 - Professor Dany Nobus<br> <br> <br> Drawing on archive material including press cuttings, obituaries and letters of condolence, Professor Dany Nobus will assess the status of psychoanalysis in Europe and the Americas on the eve of the Second World War, and evaluate the impact of Freud's death on the broader intellectual community.<br> <br> <br> This formerly postponed lecture marks the 76th anniversary of Sigmund Freud’s death on 23 September 1939, here at 20 Maresfield Gardens.<br> <br> <br> Dany Nobus is Professor of Psychology and Psychoanalysis, and Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Development and External Relations at Brunel University London, where he also directs the MA Programme in Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Society. He is the Chair of the Freud Museum London, and has published numerous books and papers on the history, theory and practice of psychoanalysis.<br>