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Does Oedipus have a sister?

International Women's Day
Thursday 8 March, 6pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

In a public lecture at the London School of Economic and Political Science, Professor Juliet Mitchell addresses issues of gender and sexual differences.

Her talk will discuss the highly influential Oedipal paradigm and its omission of lateral relationships.

Juliet Mitchell is a clinical psychoanalyst, a Fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge, Professor of Psychoanalysis and Gender at Cambridge University and a Full Member of the British Psychoanalytic Society.

The lecture will be held at 6pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2. The event is not ticketed, free and open to all.

For further information please call Hazel Johnstone on 020 7955 7602 or email h.johnstone@lse.ac.uk|

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Journalists are invited to attend this lecture.

Journalists are asked to contact Susanne Baker, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email pressoffice@lse.ac.uk| for further information or to reserve a press seat.

Notes for Editors

Juliet Mitchell's most recent books, Mad Men and Medusas was published by Allen Lane/Penguin Press in 2000 and an edition with a new introduction of her 1974 Psychoanalysis and Feminism was published by Penguin in 2000.

28 February 2001

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