September 10, 17, 24 & October 1 – Harnessing the Magic and Creative Power of the Cut-up Method a la William Burroughs, David Bowie, Genesis P-Orridge, Led by Dr. Vanessa Sinclair and Carl Abrahamsson, Morbid Anatomy Museum, online.
September 5 – Freud and the Occult by Dr. Vanessa Sinclair, The Last Tuesday Society, Victor Wynd Museum, online.
October 23 – Body Modification, Polymorphous Perversity & Pandrogeny by Vanessa Sinclair + Forcing the Hand of Chance – A Look at the DIY Occulture of Thee Temple ov Psychick Youth (TOPY) by Carl Abrahamsson, Morbid Anatomy Museum, online.
October 14-16 – Visionary Medium: Psychoanalysis & the Magic of Cinema conference co-organized with Carl Abrahamsson, Husets Biograf Copenhagen, Denmark.
October 7-9 – Embracing Your Own: Creating a Personal Pantheon of Ancestors presented at Occulture Conference, Berlin, Germany.
September 15 – The Tenderness of the Cut as part of the exhibition that other world, the world of the teapot. tenderness, a model, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, Germany.
July 17 – The Atavistic Network by Charlotte Rodgers and Working with Ancestors in Art and Magic by Dr Vanessa Sinclair, Morbid Anatomy Museum, online.
May 30 – Respondent/ Discussant for Dany Nobus’ Group Pathology and the Analysis of the Ego: On the Dissolution of Psychoanalytic Organisations and the Question of Psychoanalytic Training, ABF, Stockholm, Sweden. (canceled/ postponed)
March 6, 13, 20, 27 – The Unconscious Act: Theories of Repetition in Psychoanalysis and Philosophy course, GCAS, online
December 11 – “Embracing Your Own” presented at Yule Hyggeasy 2021, online.
June 26 – Presenting Scansion in Psychoanalysis and Art: The Cut in Creation (Routledge, 2020) at Morbid Anatomy Museum, online.
March 14 – Sinclair, V.R. & Steinkoler, M. On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives (Routledge, 2018) presented at Reckoning/ Foresight, 40th annual conference of APA, Division 39, online.
December 20 – “Creativity, Dreams & the Unconscious” as part of Aquarius Rising (Reimagined), online.
October 15-18 (postponed) – Next: When the Ice Melts conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
July 24-26 (postponed) – Psychoanalysis to come: community and culture conference, Husets biograf, Copenhagen, Denmark.
May 28 – Sinclair, V.R., Johanssen, J., Millar, I., Steele, J. & Zeavin, H. Connection and Community Through Technology panel presentation at The Psychology of Global Crises 2020 conference, American University Paris, online.
March 18-21 (postponed) – Presenting On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives (Routledge, 2019) with Manya Steinkoler at Reckoning/ Foresight, the 40th annual conference of APA, Division 39, New York, NY, USA.
November 4-5 – “Psychoanalysis & Necromancy,” The First International Queer Death Studies Conference: Queer(ing) Mourning, Attuning to Transitionings, Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden.
October 25 – “Scansion as applied in psychoanalysis and the arts,” Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden.
August 26 – “Scansion in Psychoanalysis & Art: Another Royal Road,” Swedish Psychoanalytic Society, Stockholm, Sweden.
June 15 – Rendering Unconscious: Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Politics & Poetry (Trapart Books, 2019) release event, Aeon Books, New York, NY, USA.
June 11-12 – “Inpatient/ Outsider: Creativity and Mentabolization,” The Material and Immaterial History of Psychiatry: an Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.
May 30-June 1 – Re-writing the Future: 100 Years of Esoteric Modernism & Psychoanalysis conference, Schloss Pienzenau & Brunnenburg, Merano, Italy. The papers from this conference are collected together into a special edition of The Fenris Wolf vol 11 (Trapart Books, 2022).
May 10-12 – “The Colonial Crusade against Magical Thinking,” Colonial Fantasies, Violent Transmissions: Psychoanalysis & Politics, Swedish Psychoanalytic Society, Stockholm, Sweden.
May 2-4 – “Scansion in Psychoanalysis and Art: Another Royal Road,” The Truths of Psychoanalysis,11th Meeting of the International Association for Psychoanalysis & Philosophy (SIPP), Södertörn University & Swedish Psychoanalytic Society, Stockholm, Sweden.
April 26 – Launch event for Rendering Unconscious: Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Politics & Poetry (Trapart Books, 2019) and On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives (Routledge, 2018), Rönnells Antikvariat, Stockholm, Sweden.
Spring/ Summer – Lecture series with Carl Abrahamsson across Scandinavia on the Cut-up Method of Brion Gysin & William Burroughs to celebrate the release of Brion Gysin: His Name Was Master (Trapart Books, 2018).
April 28-29 – “The Magic of the Cut-up Method & Third Mind,” Conjuring Creativity: Art and the Esoteric, Fylkingen, Stockholm, Sweden.
May 6 – Launch event for The Fenris Wolf, vol 9 (Trapart Books), Cut to Fit the Mouth (Arcana Machine) and Message 23 (Highbrow-Lowlife) + sleep concert with Michael McDermott aka Mikronesia, New York City, USA.
February 27 – Switching Mirrors (Trapart Books, 2016) book release event, The Bookstore in the Grove, Miami, USA. Live performance with Carl Abrahamsson.
October 15-16 – Annual Dream Over: A Sleepover for Adults, The Rubin Museum of Art, New York City, USA. Read Alexxa Gotthardt’s article “I Spent the Night in a Museum, and I’ve Never Felt Closer to a Work of Art” for Artsy.
October 6 – On the Dance of Occult and Unconscious in Freud with Dr. Steven Reisner, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA. This lecture has been turned into an episode of Rendering Unconscious Podcast. Listen here.
September 19 – Rendering Unconscious: an Evening of Automatic Poetry, The Delancey, New York City, USA.
September 14 – “Stripped to the Core on the Road to Madness” – Journey of the Shaman, Artist, Magical Practitioner with Charlotte Rodgers and Khi Armand, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA.
September 9-10 – “Third Mind work & Pandrogeny,” Trans-States: The Art of Crossing Over conference, University of Northampton, England.
July 12 – The Thing That Knowledge Can’t Eat: Engaging the Power of Archetypes and Deities for Radical Transformation/ Exploring the Seven Souls with Langston Kahn and Demetrius Lacroix, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA.
May 27 – Double, Double, Toil and Trouble; Narcissism, Mourning & Sexuality: Freud and Lacan meet Dalí and Goldin with Claire-Madeline Culkin and Dr Ray O Neill, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA. Read Sola Agustsson’s review “Dali’s Doppleganger’s and Ghosts” at Hyperallergic.
May 6-8 – Psychoanalysis, Art & the Occult conference co-organized with Carl Abrahamsson, Candid Arts Trust, London, England. The papers from this conference are collected together into a special edition of The Fenris Wolf vol 9 (Trapart Books, 2017).
April 28 – “Cutting up the Image of the Father/ Reconstructing the Third“ as part of the “Father Figures are Hard to Find” exhibition, NGBK, Berlin, Germany. This lecture has been turned into an episode of Rendering Unconscious Podcast. Listen here.
April 18 – Image Within/ Image Without: Iconography, Symbols, and the Psychology Reflected Therein – A Discussion of Historical and Modern Divinatory Practices with Dr. Al Cummins and Jesse Hathaway Diaz, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA.
February 5 – Death is in Our Hearts: Meditations on Death’s Attractional Force, an Illustrated Lecture with Carl Abrahamsson, Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA.
January 11 – The Cut in Creation: an Introduction to Psychoanalysis, Art & the Occult with Katelan Foisy, at Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA. Read the article by Gabby Bess for Broadly/VICE, “The Power of Cutting Up Your Idols & Everything Else”
May 1-3 – On Violence and Psychoanalysis conference co-organized with Manya Steinkoler, Fordham University – Lincoln Center Campus, New York City, USA. The book On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives (Routledge, 2018) co-edited with Manya Steinkoler was birthed from this event.
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