Our next meeting is October 3-5, 2019 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia! Hosted by Noëlle McAfee and Emory University’s Psychoanalytic Studies Program 

Keynote Speakers

Emanuela Bianchi, New York University Department of Comparative Literature

Jill Gentile, New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis

Download the Call for Abstracts // Submission Deadline: April 17, 2019


The 2019 meeting will begin with a film screening of “Who’s Afraid of Julia Kristeva?” followed by a discussion with the director, Iskra Angelova. 


Please send abstracts of 500-750 words to kristevacircle@gmail.com by April 17, 2019. Submissions may be on any topic related to Julia Kristeva’s thought, as well as topics that address the conference theme, Trajectories of Psychoanalysis, the ways in which multiple psychoanalytic approaches—from those of Klein to Green to Lacan—interrelate with Kristeva’s work. Abstracts should be suitable for anonymous review; include a separate document with name, paper title, affiliation, and contact information.