Desire/Knowledge

19 May 2017

Session 6 – 11:30am

“A Desire for Islam in Contemporary Psychoanalysis”

Soraya Tlatli, Associate Professor of French, University of California-Berkeley. Her research interests are in Francophone literature, colonial and postcolonial historiography, 20th-century French psychoanalysis, philosophy, and intellectual history. Publications include “Les ruines de l’Algérie chez Kateb Yacine” (2006), La Folie Lyrique: essai sur le surréalisme et la psychiatrie (2004), and Le Psychiatre et ses poètes: essai sur le jeune Lacan (2000).