Presentation of the book by Jorge Alemán On the border: Subject and capitalism in ‘’Traficantes de sueños’’ ("Dream Dealers"). Madrid.
Participants: Jorge Alemán, María Victoria Gimbel, Timothy Appleton, Ignacio Castro Rey and Ruben Fasolino. Presentation of the book by Jorge Alemán On the border: Subject and capitalism. Conversations with María Victoria Gimbel at the library "Traficantes de sueños" in Madrid. In this book, Jorge Alemán build bridges between Psychoanalysis and Politics providing a valuable toolbox with which to open a new starting point for the effervescent current political movements. Jorge Alemán, psychoanalyst and writer, is Cultural Adviser for the Argentinian Embassy in Spain. He is AME (Analyst Member of the School) of the ELP and member of the WAP, as well as teacher at the NUCEP. María Victoria Gimbel is a Professor of philosophy; she has been coordinator of the Seminar on philosophy of the Limit by Eugenio Trias at the CBA and President of CRUCE (crossroads) Association. Timothy Appleton is a Professor of Linguistics at the University Camilo José Cela. He has studied with Ernesto Laclau in Essex school. He is finishing his doctoral thesis on political theory after Lacan, at the Complutense University of Madrid. Ignacio Castro Rey is a philosopher, art critic of culture and political institutions, as well as cultural manager and teacher. He has published among other books: Society and barbarism, Votes of wealth and Informative depression of the subject. Ruben Fasolino, is working on his doctoral thesis at the Faculty of philosophy of the UCM. His research interests are deconstruction and Psychoanalysis. Submitted by Olga Montón, member of the ELP and the WAP and contributor for Radio Lacan in Spain.