Freud for Our Times
The documentary explores the challenges of adapting the traditional customs of psychoanalysis to our lives today, the meaning of "cure" in psychoanalysis, and how Freud's ideas can help us understand some difficult contemporary issues, such as racism, Islamophobia and radicalisation.
Freud for Our Times was written and presented by Daniel Pick, Professor of History in the Department of History, Classics and Archaeology. Professor Pick is the module convenor for Psychoanalysis and History on our MA Psychoanalytic Studies programme.
The documentary was broadcast on Tuesday 13 December 2016 at 16:00, and will be repeated on Friday 6 January 2017 at 11.00.
Published: 14 December 2016