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INTRODUCTION TO THE WILDE ANALYST

INTRODUCTION TO THE WILDE ANALYST The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 2013, 73, (82–83) © 2013 Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis 0002-9548/13 www.palgrave-journals.com/ajp/ On The Arts We last met our colleague Joel Miller in On the Arts in 2007 when he copped to “ Owning It ” ( Miller, 2007 ), a moving exploration of his intimate experience with pieces of art: viewing them, making some, taking them in intrapsychically, what was meant as well as what it took to buy them, and beyond. There was a fearlessness (and unselfconsciousness) both in his expe- rience and in the way he offered it to us that was bracing. This new work of his belongs to that “ beyond. ” A background imprint of the earlier piece is visible as Joel Miller now invites us into his encoun- ters with Oscar Wilde and into the process of his writing as it becomes a series of sketches. He writes: I like the advice Pauline Kael, former fi lm critic for the New York Times, gave to Roger Ebert, “ I go into the movie, I watch it and I ask myself what happened to me. ” … [W]ith each encounter with Oscar, be it his writings or http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png The American Journal of Psychoanalysis Springer Journals

INTRODUCTION TO THE WILDE ANALYST

The American Journal of Psychoanalysis , Volume 73 (1) – Mar 8, 2013

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Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2013 by Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis
Subject
Psychology; Clinical Psychology; Psychotherapy; Psychoanalysis
ISSN
0002-9548
eISSN
1573-6741
DOI
10.1057/ajp.2012.34
pmid
23470973
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Abstract

The American Journal of Psychoanalysis, 2013, 73, (82–83) © 2013 Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis 0002-9548/13 www.palgrave-journals.com/ajp/ On The Arts We last met our colleague Joel Miller in On the Arts in 2007 when he copped to “ Owning It ” ( Miller, 2007 ), a moving exploration of his intimate experience with pieces of art: viewing them, making some, taking them in intrapsychically, what was meant as well as what it took to buy them, and beyond. There was a fearlessness (and unselfconsciousness) both in his expe- rience and in the way he offered it to us that was bracing. This new work of his belongs to that “ beyond. ” A background imprint of the earlier piece is visible as Joel Miller now invites us into his encoun- ters with Oscar Wilde and into the process of his writing as it becomes a series of sketches. He writes: I like the advice Pauline Kael, former fi lm critic for the New York Times, gave to Roger Ebert, “ I go into the movie, I watch it and I ask myself what happened to me. ” … [W]ith each encounter with Oscar, be it his writings or

Journal

The American Journal of PsychoanalysisSpringer Journals

Published: Mar 8, 2013

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