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A Book Party for Mark Blechner, Ph.D.

Date: Jun 4, 2018 8:00 pm
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The Conference Advisory Board (CAB) of the William Alanson White Institute invites you to a book party to celebrate with us Dr. Mark Blechner’s new book….

 

The Mindbrain and Dreams: An Exploration of Dreaming, Thinking, and Artistic Creation

 

In The Mindbrain and Dreams: An Exploration of Dreaming, Thinking, and Artistic Creation, Mark Blechner argues that the mind and brain should be understood as a single unit — the “mindbrain” — which manipulates our raw perceptions of the world and reshapes that world through dreams, thoughts, and artistic creation.

 

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Time: 8:00-9:30pm

 

Location: The William Alanson White Institute, 20 West 74th Street

 

Wine & Cheese Reception

 

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Bio:  Mark Blechner, Ph.D. is a Training and Supervising Analyst at the William Alanson White Institute; Faculty at NYU Postodoc;  author of 50 articles and book chapters, and four books, most recently The Mindbrain and Dreams: An Exploration of Dreaming, Thinking and Artistic Creation (2018) which we are celebrating today.  His other books include: Hope & Mortality (1997), The Dream Frontier (2001), Sex Changes: Transformations in Society and Psychoanalysis (2009). He was Editor -in-Chief of the journal Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Founder and Director of the White Institute’s HIV Clinical Service (1991-2001).