The Rubin Screenings of The Red Book Dialogues
Screening of a filmed conversation between Novelist and activist Alice Walker + analyst Harry Fogarty
Dialogues originally took place in 2009 when the Rubin Museum exhibited Carl Jung’s Red Book (October 2009-February 2010).
Post-screening discussion with Michael Marsman of the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association.
Presented in conjunction with the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association (JPA).
Alice Walker is an American author and activist. She has written at length on issues of race and gender, and is most famous for the critically acclaimed novel The Color Purple for which she won a National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. In 1997 she was honored by the American Humanist Association as "Humanist of the Year".
Harry Fogarty, PhD, is a Jungian analyst in New York City, a faculty member of the C.G. Jung Foundation, a member of the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association, and a lecturer in psychiatry and religion at Union Theological Seminary.
Michael Marsman is a Jungian Analyst in private practice in Greenwich Village and is a member of the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association. He is also a therapist at the Callen-Lorde Community Health Center working with the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities. Michael has been involved in various programs at this museum including participating in one of the original Red Book dialogs, serving as a Red Book docent and, most recently, as a team leader at the museum’s Dreamover held in conjunction with the recent Art & Psyche conference. One of Michael’s interests is researching and writing about the psychological meaning of Hindu mythology.
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All excerpts and images from The Red Book courtesy W.W. Norton & Company
Photos: Michael Palma for the Rubin Museum