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Womanliness as a masquerade: Joan Rivière. by Julia Evans on January 1, Published: 1) International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, , Vol 9. Joan Hodgson Riviere (28 June – 20 May ) was a British psychoanalyst, who was In she published “Womanliness as a Masquerade” in which she looks at an area of sexual development of intellectual women in particular. Documents Similar To Riviere, Joan. Womanliness as Masquerade, International Journal of Psychoanalysis, Vol. 10, , Müller-Braunchweig.

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She speaks in moving detail of the strain that such a catastrophe imposes, not only on the wife herself, but on her relationship to her children. She supervised the translation and editing of volumes 1, 2 and 4 of the Collected Papers, and is arguably the best translator of Freud’s work: This was particularly the case as they pertained to the topics of oral sadism, projection, and introjection in infancy.

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Jones was masqueradd by her understanding of psychoanalytic principles and processes and she became a founding member of the British Psychoanalytical Societyformed in In and she spent some time in a sanatorium aw of nerves. As well as translating Freud’s work, Riviere published several seminal works of her own. Her “Contribution to the Analysis of the Negative Therapeutic Reaction” is ss regarded as her most important contribution to psychoanalytic theory’, building as it did on her personal experience — ‘drawing on the painful experiences bound up with her analyses with Jones and Freud’.


She makes an original contribution here in understanding and demonstrating that it is oral envy that leads the morbidly jealous woman to search for unattainable love and to feel deprived.

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Riviere married Evelyn Riviere in and had a child, but suffered a breakdown on the death of her father around that time. This paper has been of interest to those who espouse a feminist cause. In the same year she managed put Klein’s womanlijess in the context of Freud’s work in “The Genesis of Psychical Conflict in Earliest Infancy,” delivered in Vienna in honour of Freud’s 80th birthday. She met Klein again in Salzburg in and became a key proponent of Melanie Klein’s ideas.

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Joan Riviere and the masquerade.

As well, I shall look at her views in relation to those of Freud, Klein and Jones. In she was assisting Sylvia Payne in organising the Oxford conference.

She was afraid of impotence in exactly the same way as a man. In she published “Womanliness as a Masquerade” in which she looks at an area of sexual development of intellectual women in particular, where femininity is a defensive mask that is put on to hide masculinity. Her analysis with him took place in Vienna in International Journal of Psychoanalysis. Zeitschrift zur Geschichte der Psychoanalyse.

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Contact LacanianWorks welcomes you! A talk by Owen Hewitson in Manchester on 8th February She rivieee an interest in divorce reform and the suffragette movement.


Her interests were primarily artistic and she was for a time a court dressmaker. This highly organised system of defence against the unconscious depressive condition serves as a disguise to conceal the latter. Some Recent Posts What makes a trauma traumatic?

This page was last edited on 21 Octoberat The article appeared in in a special issue no 7 of La Psychanalyse the journal of the Society on the question of feminine sexuality. She also met Melanie Klein. In “Jealousy as a Mechanism of Defence”‘impelled by the Kleinian vision, Riviere proceeded to chart highly original ground, linking morbid jealousy to envy of the primal scene some twenty-five years before Klein’.

However, he does not seem to see that the paper is exclusively about a certain group of women, neither clearly homosexual nor clearly heterosexual, in whom femininity is a masquerade. Her father was a solicitor with an important literary background.

Melanie Klein Trust Home Klein’s life: In she published “Jealousy as a Mechanism of Defence” in which jealousy is seen to be a defence against envy jaon by the primal scene. This took place in Vienna in The idea of an organised system of defence has commanded the interest of succeeding analysts.

A Life for our Time London p. Desire and its interpretation: