The Political Mind Series 2021 - Full Series

4 May - 13 July 2021
Tuesdays | 8.15pm - 9.45pm  

These lectures will be delivered remotely via Zoom
These seminars will explore contemporary issues such as the pandemic, racism, totalitarian thinking and dangers to democracy, as well as NHS, the market economy, the climate crisis, and gender and sexuality
Chaired by David Morgan 
Please note bookings will close tonight at 7:45pm for the full series. You will still be able to book the individual sessions thereafter. Registration for the individual sessions will close the night of the event.

Please note: These lectures will be held on Zoom and will also be available for the following 24 hours to all registered participants. This is to allow for international attendees to enjoy the event at a more appropriate time in their time zone. After this time, the recording will no longer be available. 

**To book any individual lecture, please click the relevant section in the programme outlined below**



 4th May | A psycho-analytic view of why radical uncertainty is such a challenge to politicians and the financial world | Phil Stokoe 

11th May The Woman, The Rose and The War. A conversation on psychoanalysis and art illustrating the irreparable damage of brutal violence and its impact on women.  | Dr Constanza Aranguren (Colombia)

18th May | Authoritarianism and Dancing Bears: Implications for a New Beginning | Dr Jonathan Sklar 

25th May | What psychoanalysis can offer leaders | Dr Kerry Sulkowicz (USA)

8th June | #MeToo: The Feminine as Portal to Free Speech and Emancipatory Democracy | Jill Gentile (USA) 

15th June | Psychoanalysis for the People: Working with Disenfranchised Populations Dr Patricia Gherovici 

22nd June The Coronavirus Pandemic and its Meanings | Prof Michael Rustin

29th June | Blackness & Whiteness: A psychoanalytic conversation | Fakhry Davids and Neil Altman

6th July | Reflections on the Politics of Gender Identity | Dr David Bell & Prof David Pilgrim 

13th July | Psychological Roots of the Climate Crisis: Neoliberal Exceptionalism and the Culture of Uncare Sally Weintrobe 

REFUND POLICY: Tickets are fully refundable until 14 days before the lecture, after which time no refunds will be issued. For full series bookings, tickets are fully refundable 14 days before the first lecture in the series.

Concession tickets are available, for students, BPAS candidates and NHS trainees. Please email if you are unsure if you qualify for a concession ticket.

Views and opinions expressed by speakers are their own and do not represent the views or opinions of the Institute, event organisers or other speakers. We expect delegates to respect the confidentiality of clinical material discussed in our events. The content must not be recorded, conveyed or disseminated in any format and participants must not share access to the event with non-registered participants.



May 4th, 2021 8:15 PM through July 13th, 2021 9:45 PM
Online via Zoom
United Kingdom
If selected, only members with the status New, Current or Grace and those that have a website account will be able to register for this event.