Part 1: Mad About You: Treatment of Madness. Flor, The Case of the Baby Diaper Man . Morel, Ilse or the Law of the Mother . Dana, From Psychotic Illness to Psychotic Existence: On Re-Inventing the Institution . Gherovici, The Art of the Sinthome: Joyeuse de Chocolat , Nobus, On Mind Forg'd Manacles and Mad Monarchs . Part II: The Method in Madness: Theorizing Psychosis. Leader, What is Manic Depression? Grigg, Melancholia without Mourning . Vanhuele, Fayerts, Madness, Mirror Images and Subjectivity: On Merleau Ponty and Lacan . Yankelvich, Narcissistic Madness . Pickmann, Raving Mad. Maleval, Psychosis and Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Braunstein, You Cannot Choose to go Crazy. Allouch, Transference in Psychosis , Part III: Nut-so Mad: Madness and Creation.Whitworth, Singing the Failure of Meaning: Crashaw: Baroque Poetry , Mieli, Primo Levi: Sleeping Beauty in the Fridge . MacCannell, Woolf and Joyce: The Writing Ego , Cameron, Madness or Mimesis: Narrative Impasse in the novels of Samuel Beckett . Steinkoler, On Reading the Real: Schizophrenic Writing .
Patricia Gherovici is a psychoanalyst and analytic supervisor. Her books include The Puerto Rican Syndrome (Other Press, 2003) winner of the Gradiva Award and the Boyer Prize, and Please Select Your Gender: From the Invention of Hysteria to the Democratizing of Transgenderism (Routledge, 2010). Manya Steinkoler is a psychoanalyst in formation at Apres-Coup New York and a professor in the Department of English at Borough of Manhattan Community College.