Special dossier of Le Coq-Héron
Nr 211, Décembre 2012
an issue devoted to Cinéma et psychanalyse edited by Eva Landau
Dossier Autour de Mère folle et Histoires de fous,
Published by érès
Le Coq-Héron is a prestigious French journal on psychoanalysis. In the special issue on the complex and historically rich relationship between psychoanalysis and cinema, a section of 44 pages is devoted to our film. This is a fantastic publication, a great honor, and a wonderful recognition coming from the professional milieu the film addresses critically, but from within.
There is an introduction by Mieke Bal & Michelle Williams Gamaker, an article by Françoise Davoine titled “Qu’est-ce qui est arrivé à mon livre, Mère Folle?” (Whatever happened to my book Mère folle?, pages 113-116)and six other articles by psychoanalysts and cultural critics fromfive different countries: