Anne Manne on The Roots of Empathy


Anne Manne
Social Commentator and author of
The Life of I: The New Culture of Narcissism
Presents on
The Roots of Empathy
How Not to Raise a Narcissist

At the New Law Building Annex
Sydney University
Discussant: Dr John McClean

About the Presenter
Anne Manne taught in the Politics department of Melbourne and La Trobe University before becoming a full time writer. She has been a regular columnist for The Australian and The Age and has written for The Monthly. Her book Motherhood: How Should We Care for Our Children
was a Walkley Award finalist in 2005. The Life of I: The New Culture of Narcissism, is her latest book, a compelling account of the rise of narcissism in individuals and society.

About the Discussant
Dr John McClean is a psychiatrist, psychoanalyst and training analyst who practices in Sydney.
He has extensive experience in teaching psychoanalytic theoryand technique and has a particular interest in the relationships between psychoanalysis, literature and film

Booking Information
Sunday May 24 2014
10.45 a.m. for 11.00 am start (finish at 1pm) 

New Law Building Annex Eastern Avenue, Sydney University
(Parking available on campus in the Barff Rd underground carpark) 

$55.00 General Admission
$45.00 NSWIPP Members & Affiliates
$35.00 Students

To Register Online (30c booking fee applies)
EFT Please use your surname and description ‘Manne’ as identifier.
Bank: St George BSB: 112-879 Account No: 041219957 Account Name: NSW Institute of
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

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Mob: 0406 975 434