November 8, 2020

Beyond the Banana Skin Review: Lacan, Psychoanalysis, and Comedy, Edited by Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler, Cambridge University Press 2016 ISBN 978-1-107-08617-3

Patricia Gherovici has a knack for producing books that sum up a moment so neatly that you hardly have to actually read them, though doing so is always a pleasure as well as importantly informative.  Please Select Your Gender was one of those, and though it has a less catchy title, Lacan, Psychoanalysis, and Comedy […]

December 3, 2013

The Long Vacation: A Memoir by Rosemary Dinnage

Lulu Books, London 2012 A Review by Nic Bayley Readers of Sitegeist are likely to be familiar with this author without necessarily knowing it.  Rosemary Dinnage has reviewed books for papers in London and New York for many years, specialising in psychotherapy.  This lifelong work, combined with her books on Annie Besant, on patient’s accounts […]