Registration for

The Kristeva Circle, October 3-5, 2019

Trajectories of Psychoanalysis

Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia


You are invited to attend The Kristeva Circle Conference, which will meet October 3-5, 2019, at Emory University’s Conference Center and Hotel, 1615 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329, on the theme of “Trajectories of Psychoanalysis.” In addition to panels by leading scholars and clinicians, highlights include:


Thursday October 3, 2019

Conference begins at 6 p.m. with the U.S. Premiere of the documentary film, “Who’s Afraid of Julia Kristeva,” followed by a reception.


Friday October 4 

9-10:30 a.m. Roundtable discussion with filmmaker Iskra Angelova, and the author of the new intellectual biography of Kristeva, Alice Jardine.

4-5:30 p.m. Keynote address by Emanuela Bianchi, New York University Department of Comparative Literature

Saturday October 5 

11 a.m-12:30 p.m. Keynote address by Jill Gentile, New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis.

Afternoon panel sponsored by the Atlanta Psychoanalytic Society on “the clinic.”

Registration includes breakfast and lunch on Thursday and Friday. Fees can be paid by check at the conference. To register, please send your name, address, and affiliation to Melinda Robb at and include “Kristeva Circle Registration” in the subject line.

Indicate whether you would like

  • a one-day pass for October 4 or 5 for $130,
  • full conference registration for $250,
  • free graduate student registration (limited number available),
  • subsidized registration of $95 for Emory-affiliated faculty and staff (limited number available).


To reserve a hotel room at the Emory Conference Center Hotel, please follow this link or call 1-800-933-6679 and use reservation code 131832