“Psyche on Campus” syllabus archive

The syllabi collected here were generously shared by their course-creators.  If you have a syllabus for an undergraduate course (or a graduate course that admits undergraduates) that you’d like to add to the archive, please email a copy to: cavitch@english.upenn.edu.  We’d love to add your course to this growing database!

Dreams of Interpretation: Literature and/as Psychoanalysis
Professor Elissa Marder
Emory University, fall 2020

Dreams of the New in Post-War France
Professor Fernanda Negrete
SUNY Buffalo, spring 2020

The Fantastic and the Uncanny in Literature: Ghosts, Spirits, and Machines
Professor Liliane Weissberg
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2022

Professor Vanessa Rumble
Boston College, spring 2021

Freud’s Objects
Professor Liliane Weissberg
University of Pennsylvania, spring 2021

Freud: The Invention of Psychoanalysis
Professor Liliane Weissberg
University of Pennsylvania, spring 2019

Introduction to Psychoanalysis: History, Theory, Practice
Dr. Susan Adelman and Professor Max Cavitch
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2019

Introduction to Psychoanalysis: Literature and Film
Professor Jean-Michel Rabaté
University of Pennsylvania, spring 2019

Lives of the Death Drive
Professor Max Cavitch
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2021

Philosophy and Psychoanalysis: Freud and the Interpretation of Culture
Professor Stephen P. Steinberg
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2021

Psychoanalysis and Anthropology
Dr. Lawrence Blum and Professor Greg Urban
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2020

Psychoanalysis and Anthropology
Dr. Lawrence Blum
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2022

Psychoanalytic and Anthropological Perspectives on Childhood]
Dr. Lawrence Blum and Dr. Barbara Shapiro
University of Pennsylvania, spring 2020

Professor Eve Meltzer
NYU/Gallatin, spring 2020

Race and Psychoanalysis
Professor David Eng
University of Pennsylvania, spring 2021

Retelling a Life: Psychoanalysis and Autobiography
Professor Max Cavitch and Dr. Mark Moore
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2021

Sex, Society, and Other Relations That Do Not Exist [graduate seminar]
Professor Anna Kornbluh
University of Illinois, Chicago, fall 2012

Social Work Practice and Trauma
Professor Jane Abrams
University of Pennsylvania, fall 2015