Speaking

‘Growing up girl in the ‘hood: On the bruised aesthetic of Girlhood’. Dept. Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex. November 2019

Scholar-in-Residence. ‘Screening Race’ workshop. American Psychoanalytic Association Annual Meeting, New York, US. February 2019

‘What might psychoanalysis learn from queer theories of sexuality?’ Freud Museum, London. February 2018 – https://www.freud.org.uk/2018/02/24/conference-what-might-clinical-psychoanalysis-learn-from-queer-theories-of-sexuality/

‘Interstices: Beyond Human – Emotion and AI’. Chapman University, California. February 2018. – https://www.chapman.edu/wilkinson/about/events/interstices/creativity-workshop.aspx

‘Creativity in the psychoanalytic process and in lifelong learning’. Keynote Address. Canterbury Christ Church University. November 2017 – https://psychoanalysisedublog.wordpress.com/

‘Mourning and Melancholia: Life in the face of loss’. Freud Museum, London. November 2017 – https://www.freud.org.uk/2017/11/11/mourning-melancholia-life-face-loss/

‘Cinematic landscapes of interiority’. 9th European Psychoanalytic Film Festival, BAFTA, London. November 2017 – https://psychoanalysis.org.uk/civicrm/event/info?id=551&reset=1

‘On the couch with mourning TV: Psychoanalytic persectives on Mad Men, nostalgia, and feminism’. American Psychoanalytic Association Annual Meeting, 2017. January 2017

“I just can’t get enough”: On the psychocultural dynamics of binge TV, greedy, cancerous bodies, and the politics of gender. Latin American Federation of Psychoanalysis (FEPAL) Congress on ‘The Body’, Cartagena, Colombia. September 2016.

Annonces: Reading the film through Irigaray’s thought’, 8th European Psychoanalytic Film Festival: Turning Points, BAFTA, London. October 2015.

‘Freud Out Loud: Civilisation and Its Discontents – A marathon reading’. Freud Museum, London. June 2015. – https://www.freud.org.uk/2015/06/14/freud-out-loud/

‘On the experience of a melancholic gaze: Lars von Trier’s Melancholia’. University College Dublin, Ireland. November 2014 – http://www.ucd.ie/humanities/events/podcasts/2014/melancholia/

‘The psychosocial imagination’, Association for Psychosocial Studies launch, British Library, London. June 2014

‘Lars von Trier’s Cinematic Extremism as Therapeutic Encounter, Film and the psycho-cultural: Objects, relatedness, process symposium, Freud Museum London. May 2014. – https://www.miwnet.org/event/film-and-the-psycho-cultural-object-relatedness-process/

‘Cinematic screaming or ‘All about my mother’: Lars von Trier’s Antichrist and the therapeutic qualities of cinema’, Lars von Trier Retrospective, British Film Institute, London. May 2013.

‘Itinerancy, dislocation, nomadic subjects’, Birkbeck Summer Screens Series, Birkbeck, London. May 2013.

‘Women and power’: Panel discussion following The Faction’s Mary Stuart production, New Diorama Theatre, London. February 2012.

‘Psychotherapy on the couch: Exploring the fantasies of In Treatment, Remote Control: Television and Psychoanalysis symposium, Freud Museum London. October 2010. – https://www.miwnet.org/event/remote-control-psychoanalysis-and-television/

‘Screening Conditions: Lars von Trier’s The Idiots’, Psychoanalysis and Cinema Series, ICA, London. June 2010.

‘Gesture in film’, Keynote address, Film Philosophy conference, University of Dundee, Dundee. July 2009.

‘Therapy culture/culture as therapy’, Opening keynote address, Media and the Inner World symposium, Roehampton University, London. March 2009. – https://youtu.be/xBpB9wEpJVM

‘Q&A Lars von Trier’s The Boss of It All’, ICA, London. March 2008 –  https://archive.ica.art/whats-on/boss-it-all