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SAI: Lecture: Partition, Trauma & Dissociation

Monday, April 22, 2013 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Columbia University Morningside Campus South Asia Institute Knox Hall Room 208 606 West 122nd Street, between Broadway and Claremont
A talk by Alan Roland
(National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis)
"Trauma and Dissociation:
The Two Faces of Partition Violence and Their Repercussions."

Alan Roland is a practicing psychoanalyst, and was the first American psychoanalyst to work with patients in India, publishing three books in the area of cross-cultural psychology with Asians and Asian Americans. He is a Senior Faculty member and serves on the Board of Trustees at the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis (NPAP). He has taught at the New School and Union Theological Seminar, and has been a fellow at AIIS, SSRC, and ACLS. Dr. Roland is the author of In Search of Self in India and Japan: Toward a Cross-Cultural Psychology (1988), Cultural Pluralism and Psychoanalysis: The Asian and North American Experience (1996), and Journeys to Foreign Selves: Asians and Asian Americans in a Global Era (2011).

Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: Knox Hall, Room 208, 606 West 122nd Street, between Broadway and Claremont Avenue
Categories: Academic: Lecture