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    I'm lecturing on Wilhelm Reich in London on 9th June if any of you lot want to come down. It's free!

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    This talk is an introduction to the life and work of radical psychoanalyst Wilhelm Reich. Reich has been christened the founder of the 'sexual revolution' (he coined the term). He was the first to incorporate the body into psychoanalysis. Along the way, he broke with Freud, practiced radical biology, fought fascism, founded his own discipline of alternative physics, and fled to the US. In the US his radical ideas brought him into conflict with the authorities and he was eventually jailed, dying in prison in 1957. He's the only person whose books were burnt by both the Nazis and the US government. This talk will look at his life and work and assess what he can take from his profound legacy.

    This event is part of the Antiuniversity Now festival 9-15 June 2018

    See the full programme on www.antiuniversity.org


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    It's at LARC (London Action Resource Centre), 62 Fieldgate Street, London, E1 1ES - 7.30pm to 8.45

    Eventbrite link for tix here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/antiu...796234?aff=es2
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    Quote Originally Posted by DannyL View Post
    I'm lecturing on Wilhelm Reich in London on 9th June if any of you lot want to come down. It's free!

    The blurb runs:
    This talk is an introduction to the life and work of radical psychoanalyst Wilhelm Reich. Reich has been christened the founder of the 'sexual revolution' (he coined the term). He was the first to incorporate the body into psychoanalysis. Along the way, he broke with Freud, practiced radical biology, fought fascism, founded his own discipline of alternative physics, and fled to the US. In the US his radical ideas brought him into conflict with the authorities and he was eventually jailed, dying in prison in 1957. He's the only person whose books were burnt by both the Nazis and the US government. This talk will look at his life and work and assess what he can take from his profound legacy.

    This event is part of the Antiuniversity Now festival 9-15 June 2018

    See the full programme on www.antiuniversity.org


    By signing up to this event you will be added to the Antiuniversity mailing list.

    To opt out please email antiuniversitynow@gmail.com



    It's at LARC (London Action Resource Centre), 62 Fieldgate Street, London, E1 1ES - 7.30pm to 8.45

    Eventbrite link for tix here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/antiu...796234?aff=es2
    cool! i will come along.

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    if any of youse guys are intending to come along to this, best book an Eventbrite ticket cos it might sell out - I'm up to 30 out of 50 now.

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    Booked it mate, see you in the VIP.

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    i would like to but my mates getting married in Morden. All the best. Fascinating subject and Danny's an expert.

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    that was GREAT!

    danny really knows his reich. we kept going deeper into the subject *then* danny mentioned he corresponds with as neill. eden and i looked across at each other suitably impressed.

    fantastic stuff danny.

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