Bergstein Lectures at Cornell and University of Toronto

Mary Bergstein (Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) spoke on “Visual Culture in Freud’s Vienna: Photography and Eros” at The DeWitt Wallace Institute for the History of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Hospital in New York on 16 October.

Jean-Martin Charcot Inducing Hypnosis with a Magic Lantern
Jean-Martin Charcot Inducing Hypnosis with a Magic Lantern

 

She also delivered a lecture at the University of Toronto on 26 October at an international conference about “The Optical Unconscious in Photography.” Her topic was “Proust and the Preconscious: The Photographic Construction of Odette in ‘In Search of Lost Time.'”

 

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