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Kurt Grahnke and Dr. Marlene Kocan discuss the "New Freud"

Kurt Grahnke, Denison University German major, presented the results of his summer scholar program and his semester-long directed studies work with Gabriele Dillmann in front of a very interested and highly engaged audience at the latest event offered by the… 341 more words

Feeling Inadequate? Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

I once watched an Oprah show where one of the guests was a brilliant little 7-year old who had raised an incredible amount of money for a good cause he was passionate about. 860 more words

The Young Professional

Whiskey + a Sentence

I am taking a break from my more or less ‘careful re-re-re-re-reading” of Freud’s Three Essays: I am enjoying a few snaps of the most delicious, Chicago distilled… 111 more words

Femininity

“the phobia ensures a repression of opportunity,..of..exchange.” – Adam Phillips, On Balance

Symptom

Sen bana ben sana benzersek ne olur.

Farklılıkları kabul etmek. En medeni duruşumuz, şehirli taytımız, kadehli tavrımız bu.

Beyaz donlu, siyah çarşaflı, afedersiniz-ermeni, galiba-kürt, kesin-eşcinsel, imam-hatipli, dinsiz, hadsiz. Hepsine karşı anlayışımız, cömert kabulümüz var değil mi? 268 more words

Serdar-ı Ekrem

Lesson #78: Get a bit bored sometimes

After work the other day, I was chatting with some colleagues about how, between iPhones, YouTube, and Snapchat, “kids these days” don’t really have a chance to get bored. 407 more words

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