How to Talk About Lacan if you Haven’t Read Lacan

Introduction and Caveats There are two things you must always remember when discussing Lacan: Lacan is an asshole. Lacan is (almost) never making a metaphor or speaking with poetic devices. There are also two major phases of Lacanian thought that you must consider: Pre-Seminar X – or, Lacan the clinician. Post-Seminar X – or, Lacan the philosopher. […]