Login
Hamilton, J. (2007). The Killing Ear: Stories by Marike Finlay-de Monchy; illustrations by Jaswant Guzder Halifax, ns: Big Splash Books, 2003, 230 pp.. Canadian J. Psychoanal., 15:191-194.

Welcome to PEP Web!

Viewing the full text of this document requires a subscription to PEP Web.

If you are coming in from a university from a registered IP address or secure referral page you should not need to log in. Contact your university librarian in the event of problems.

If you have a personal subscription on your own account or through a Society or Institute please put your username and password in the box below. Any difficulties should be reported to your group administrator.

Username:
Password:

Can't remember your username and/or password? If you have forgotten your username and/or password please click here and log in to the PaDS database. Once there you need to fill in your email address (this must be the email address that PEP has on record for you) and click "Send." Your username and password will be sent to this email address within a few minutes. If this does not work for you please contact your group organizer.

Athens or federation user? Login here.

Not already a subscriber? Order a subscription today.

(2007). Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis, 15:191-194

The Killing Ear: Stories by Marike Finlay-de Monchy; illustrations by Jaswant Guzder Halifax, ns: Big Splash Books, 2003, 230 pp.

Judith Hamilton Author Information

Finlay-de Monchy has written a series of eight short stories or tales or, as she might say, psychoanalytic fictions. She is a practising psychoanalyst, trained in Montreal. Alongside, or prior to that, Finlay-de Monchy had achieved a PhD in comparative literature at L'Université de Montréal, an MSc in psychiatry at McGill University, and was for twenty years a professor of communications and literature at McGill University. According to information on the Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia website, she now lives on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia, and is the owner and director of Quoddy's Run, a small press and cultural centre. Finlay-de Monchy is an experienced blue-water sailor, an avid environmentalist, and in August 2006, was appointed deputy leader of the Green Party of Nova Scotia. She is described as a practising psychoanalyst; as attested to by these stories, she is certainly experiencing her life psychoanalytically.

When Finlay-de Monchy served as guest editor of this journal in the fall of 2002, she entitled the issue “Psychoanalysis and Poiesis / Psychanalyse et poïésis,” proposing to her contributing authors that they undertake to

- 191 -

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2014, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing. Help | About | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Problem

WARNING! This text is printed for the personal use of the subscriber to PEP Web and is copyright to the Journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to copy, distribute or circulate it in any form whatsoever.