Calendar of Forthcoming Meetings

Forthcoming Psychohistory Forum Work-in-Progress Meetings

Invitation to the Psychohistory Forum meeting November 20, 2021, on the impact of child abuse in Nazi Germany and society generally.

Spring 2022: “Heinz Kohut’s Vulnerable Self, His Reaction to the Holocaust, and his Break with the Psychoanalytic Establishment” (Jim Anderson, Phd – Northwestern University and the Chicago Psychoanalytic Institute)

Some Recent Events

January 25, 2020: “Trauma Trails from Ireland’s Great Hunger: A Psychoanalytic Inquiry” (Michael O’Loughlin, PhD – Adelphi University)

September 28, 2019: Catalysis: A Recipe to Slow Down or Abort Humankind’s Possessive Need for More (Alice Maher, MD – Psychologist/psychoanalyst; and Ken Fuchsman’s commentary)

April 13, 2019: Erik Erikson: A Retrospective (Professor Lawrence Friedman, PhD – Harvard University), Lincoln Center of Fordham University

March 9, 2019: Beyond Sacred Cows and Scapegoats: Displacement, Ideology, and the Future of Democracy (Brian D’Agostino, PhD – International Psychohistorical Association Past President and Newsletter Editor), Lincoln Center of Fordham University

October 19-20, 2018: 2018 Annual Conference of the APCS (Association for the Psychoanalysis of Culture & Society), “Transformations: Disrupting Dystopian Futures,” New Brunswick, NJ – See information at

October 5-7, 2018: Psychoanalysis in Our Time, in association with the University of Gdansk, Poland.  The theme for this symposium will be: “Psychoanalysis, Nationalism and Ideology”.  See information at

September 9, 2018: Screening of Vamik’s Room by Molly Castelloe at the Freud Museum, London.  See information at