Sinthome and Mallarmé by Laurie Laufer

04/05/2014 / 0 comments

“It” never talks but from its symptoms. That is the riddle: “There must be something hidden at the bottom of all, I think definitely to something obscure, meaning closed and hidden, who lives in the common,” wrote Mallarmé in The mystery in letters. However, the symptom that has integrated the subject’s answer, and thus gives…

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Symptom and borromean knot by Jacques Lacan

01/05/2014 / 0 comments

Pose the enigmatic link between the imaginary, the symbolic and the real implies or assumes the ex-sistence of symptom.   Poser le lien énigmatique de l’imaginaire, du symbolique et du réel implique ou suppose l’ex-sistence du symptôme. LACAN J., “L’esprit des nœuds” (1975) in Séminaire livre XXIII –  Le sinthome, Paris, Seuil, 2005, p. 19