The Work of Mourning Podcast Episodes

Written by Jacques Derrida , Pascale , Anne Brault , Michael Naas

1 Episode - 272 pages - ★★★★ - 163 ratings


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14. Charles Briggs on the Work of Mourning

AnthroPod - November 19, 2014 07:53 - 59 minutes ★★★★ - 67 ratings
Charles Briggs talks to psychoanalyst Maureen Katz about the anthropology of mourning. They discuss a letter titled “Dear Dr. Freud” that Professor Briggs wrote to Sigmund Freud about the experience of a traumatic epidemic in rural Venezuela. They consider how he was drawn into the mourning proce...