Monday, April 20, 2015

The Lacanian Object

Strikes A - the signifier of a lack in the Other

a - (see objet petit a)

Φ - the symbolic phallus [upper-case phi]

J - Jouissance

2 comments:

FreeThinke said...

AN EMBELLISHED ENCORE PRESENTATION

I must confess a sorry fact.

I comprehend not the Abstract.

And though today it is the fashion,

I have for it no hint of passion.

If you think this makes me stupid,

I might just concur with you, kid,
For, Alas! I am no Euclid!


~ FT

The Absolute Marxist said...

Don't feel bad. I posted it so that I could spend some more time learning it. I need to re-read the chapter in Zizek's "The Sublime Object if Ideology"