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2021 Gradiva® Award Nominees


Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America
By Okwui Enwezor
Exhibited: 2/17/2021 – 6/6/2021 at the New Museum in New York, NY.


Jill Gentile – Time may change us: The Strange temporalities, Novel paradoxes, and Democratic imaginaries of a Pandemic
The Journal of American Psychoanalytic Association. Volume 68, Issue 4, pp. 649-669.

Michael O’Loughlin – Whiteness and the Psychoanalytic Imagination
Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Volume 56. Issue 2-3: pp. 353 – 374.

Trevor Pederson – Narcissism, Echoism, Perfection, and Death: Towards a Structural Psychoanalysis
International Journal of Controversial Discussions. Issue #2,  pp 226 – 302.

Joseph Reynoso – The Racist Within
Psychoanalytic Quarterly. Volume 90(1):49-76.

Farrell Silverberg – The Interspace: Evolving Psychoanalytic Metatheory
Psychoanalytic Inquiry. Volume 40, Issue 5, pp. 311-326.

Susanna Wright – Analytic attitude- focus on embodiment? Subtle communications in the transference/countertransference relationship
The Journal of Analytical Psychology. Volume 65, Issue 3, pp. 538 – 557.


Laner Cassar – Jung’s Technique of Active Imagination and Desoille’s Directed Walking Dream Method: Bridging the Divide

Eugene Ellis – The Race Conversation: An Essential Guide to Creating Life-Changing Dialogue

Ahron Friedberg & Sandra Sherman – Psychotherapy and Personal Change: Two Minds in a Mirror

Steven Knoblauch – Bodies and Social Rhythms: Navigating Unconscious Vulnerability and Emotional Fluidity

Steven Kuchuck – The Relational Revolution in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

Mark Solms – The Hidden Spring: A Journey to the Source of Consciousness

Philip Stokoe – The Curiosity Drive: Our Need for Inquisitive Thinking

Vamik Volkan – Large-Group Psychology: Racism, Societal Divisions, Narcissistic Leaders and Who We Are Now


The Art and Psyche and ARAS, in collaboration: Art in a Time of Global Crisis: Interconnection and Companionship, Link:


Daniel Howard –  Who’s Afraid of Alice Miller?, Link:

Owen HewitsonFreud’s Unconscious – The Psychoanalysis of a Dream, and its Dreamer, Link:


Christopher Arnold, Dale Bartle, and Xavier EloquinLearning from the Unconscious: Psychoanalytic Approaches in Educational Psychology

Galit Atlas – When Minds Meet: The Work of Lewis Aron

Aleksander Dimitrijević & Michael B. Buchholz – Silence and Silencing in Psychoanalysis: Cultural, Clinical, and Research Perspectives

Corinne Masur – Finding the Piggle: Reconsidering D. W. Winnicott’s Most Famous Child Case

Arnold D. Richards – Psychoanalysts at Work: Selected Papers of Arnold D. Richards, Volume 3

Lucille Spira – Rage and Creativity: How Feminism Sparked Psychoanalysis


Melissa Daum & Kathryn Harrison –  Queen of the Dead: Psychic Retreats and Anorexia

Christopher Carter – Time for space at the table: an African American-Native American analyst-in-training’s first-hand reflections