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Freud Spottings, 1: Psychoanalysis, the Comic Book

Freud Spottings, 1: Psychoanalysis, the Comic Book

Among the rare glimpses my mother offered of her early years in Vienna, one is especially intriguing.  She said that her cousin Stella had been sent to see Sigmund Freud in hopes that Stella’s unexplained lameness would prove to be psychosomatic. I have no reason to disbelieve my mother, but the story strikes me asContinue Reading