Articoli che contengono il tag: Truth

“Psychoanalysis, I believe” in wonderland. Reading and Literature in A Memoir of the Future

Abstract Instead of calling his trilogy Memory of the Future, Bion has chosen to call it A Memoir. The word used for the Italian translation, memoria, is more ambiguous and omits the distinction. In English the title alerts the reader … Continue reading

Truth as a therapeutic factor

Abstract Truth – according to Bion – has a performative character; it can bring about transformations. Analysis is a “veridical process” that helps the patient become himself. In order for this transformation to positively occur, the search for truth must … Continue reading