Celebrating the Work of Dana Birksted-Breen

An International Journal of Psychoanalysis Conference
Online via Zoom – Saturday 13th January 2024, 11am – 6:30pm (GMT)
Join us for a one-day conference celebrating the work of our former Editor-in-Chief, Dana Birksted-Breen. With papers by Catalina Bronstein (London), Patrick Miller (Paris), Elias Mallet da Rocha Barros (São Paulo), and Lucy LaFarge (New York), and with an introduction by the current Editor-in-Chief of The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, Francis Grier. For more information, visit the event page, https://psychoanalysis.org.uk/civicrm/event/info%3Fid%3D1449%26reset%3D1
Dana Birksted-Breen is a training and supervising psychoanalyst of the British Psychoanalytical Society. She was the General Editor of the New Library of Psychoanalysis (2000-2010), initiating the New Library Teaching Series in 2005, and she was the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis (2007-2022). Dana was elected as a Distinguished Fellow of the British Psychoanalytical Society in 2022. Dana Birksted-Breen is interested in the points of connection and disconnection between theory and practice, and the creative spaces between the two. Over many years she has investigated ideas of identity, sexuality, symbolization, temporality, and the psychoanalyst’s mode of attention in the session, publishing books and papers on these areas.