Freud

Frederick Crews, a professor of English from the University of California, Berkeley, has a long history of what he himself refers to as ‘Freud-bashing’. The schoolboy title of this this new overly lengthy tome certainly fits that description. It adds little that is new to the...

In the final program of ‘Genius of the Modern World’, historian Bettany Hughes considered Freud. The program was something of a homage and Hughes did not seek to lock horns with Freud, as so many commentators in the past have. Instead there was appreciation that Freud had...