How does the imagination affect the body? with Nicola Diamond (2014)

The psychoanalytic therapist and psychotherapist discusses her 2013 book ‘Between Skins’ which addresses how the body shows up in psychoanalysis, demonstrating the intertwined nature of mind and body. The talk looks at the interface between bodies, music, and movement as the basis of non-verbal language, including an exploration of the relationship between biology and cultural life. She discusses touch, mirroring, childhood development and how psychological conditions sometimes manifest in the body.

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Between Skins (2013 book discussed in the talk)

This talk was part of Crossing Borders 2014 and was presented in partnership with London Contemporary Dance School.