2600 Day 3
Lee's Lecture Notes:
--Lee's Freudian and Lacanian Lecture
--Write-up, share, and discuss.
--Joseph Campbell's Monomyth as a way of thinking of Freud's divided self (also a way to understand Jung)
Close Reading is an interpretive technique from New Criticism where you look at loaded language (hot spots; symbolism or metaphorical language; etc.) that seems to have implied or deeper meanings in order to illustrate a claim you have about the text.
--Quiz #1 May be offered, or not, but could help you study also (take home if Lee assigns it, but these are just her lecture notes)
-- Psychoanalytic practice with texts and dream symbols.
-- Discuss Lacan and lack (everyone is castrated by the symbolic).
-- Pop culture examples: in Pretty Woman when he snaps the box
--Some linguistics: slippery connection of signifiers and signifieds.
Gatsby--the Robert Redford film; a quick guide to film analysis langauge
A handy timeline of Psychology.