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2010-06-20 15:25
tel / thusEndlessly required to define the loved object, and suffering from the uncertainties of this definition, the amorous subject dreams of a knowledge which would let him take the other… Read More
2010-06-09 14:26
écorché / flayedThe particular sensibility of the amorous subject, which renders him vulnerable, defenseless to the slightest injuries Read More
2010-05-12 12:57
ravissement / ravishmentThe supposedly initial episode (though it may be reconstructed after the fact) during which the amorous subject is "ravished" (captured and enchanted) by the image of… Read More
2010-05-09 17:46
vouloir-saisir / will-to-possessRealizing that the difficulties of the amorous relationship originate in his ceaseless desire to appropriate the loved being in one way or another, the subjec… Read More
2010-05-01 13:19
nuages / cloudsMeaning and employment of that darkening of mood which overtakes the subject under various circumstances Read More
2010-04-26 21:07
inconnaissable / unknowableEfforts of the amorous subject to understand and define the loved being "in itself," by some standard of character type, psychological or neurotic personality, ind… Read More
2010-04-08 16:03
Gradiva / GradivaThis name, borrowed from Jensen's book analyzed by Freud, designates the image of the loved being insofar as that being agrees to enter to some degree into the amorous subje… Read More
2010-03-30 08:09
réveil / wakingVarious modes by which the amorous subject finds upon waking that he is once again besieged by the anxieties of his passion Read More
2010-03-27 18:08
jading / fade-outPainful ordeal in which the loved being appears to withdraw from all contact, without such enigmatic indifference even being directed against the amorous subject or pronounc… Read More
2010-03-23 08:59
angoisse / anxietyThe amorous subject, according to one contingency or another, feels swept away by the fear of a danger, an injury, an abandonment, a revulsion - a sentiment he expresses un… Read More

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