I was lucky enough to attend an extraordinary conference over the break entitled: “Daniel Paul Schreber centenary – 200 years of Sonnenstein: The Modern Experience and the Performance of Paranoia.” The full report appears here on H-Madness, the history of psychiatry blog. Here are some additional photos:

Participants in the Schreber Conference, April 15 2011. Photo: Anton Pluschke

Still from Frauke Frech’s performance intervention. Photo: Anton Pluschke

A video of Frauke Frech’s performance intervention is available here.

Professor Eric Santner holding materials from Frauke Frech’s performance, Pirna. Photo: Angela Woods


Angela Woods · May 7, 2012 at 4:01 pm

“Schreber Revisited,” a special issue of the European Journal of Psychoanalysis, has just been published: http://www.psychomedia.it/jep/pages/number31.htm Edited by Zvi Lothane, it includes a fabulous paper by Andrea Wald originally presented at the conference: “On a Breakdown in Science: The Paranoid’s World and the Baroque.”

Doutorando brasileiro na “Conferência sobre Daniel Paul Schreber: a experiência moderna e a performance da paranóia”. | Crítica da Domideologia · May 9, 2011 at 12:11 pm

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