PROFESOR SONU SHAMDASANI.
General Editor and Co-founder
Sonu is Philemon Professor in Jung History at the Centre for the History of Psychological Disciplines at University. He is a historian of psychology and psychiatry, and his research follows two intersecting verticies: the reconstruction of the formation of modern psychological disciplines and therapeutics from the mid-nineteenth century onwards, and a reconstruction of the formation of work of Jung, based on primary archival materials. He is the author of Cult Fictions: C. G. Jung and the Founding of Analytical Psychology (Routledge, 1998), Jung and the Making of Modern Psychology: The Dream of a Science (Cambridge University Press, 2003), Jung Stripped Bare by his Biographers, Even (Karnac, 2005), C.G. Jung: A Biography in Books (Philemon Series, Norton, 2012), and (with Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen) The Freud Files: An Inquiry into the History of Psychoanaysis (Cambridge University Press, 2012). He is the editor and co-translator of C. G. Jung’s The Red Book: Liber Novus (Norton, 2009), and the editor of C. G. Jung’s, The Psychology of Kundalini Yoga, (Bollingen Series, Princeton University Press, 1996); Michael Fordham, Analyst-Patient Interaction: Collected Papers on Technique (Routledge, 1996); Théodore Flournoy, From India to the Planet Mars: A Case of Multiple Personality with Imaginary Languages (Princeton University Press, 1994) and (with Michael Munchow), Speculations after Freud, Philosophy, Psychoanalysis and Culture (Routledge, 1994).
ERNST FALZEDER, PH.D.
Senior Editor and Translator
Ernst has been a research scholar at many prestigious institutions including the University of Geneva, the Fondation Louis Jeantet (Geneva), the Woodrow Wilson Center (Washington, D.C.), Cornell University Medical School (New York) and Harvard University (Cambridge). He is the author of some 200 publications on the theory, technique and history of psychoanalysis and analytical psychology. He is the main editor of the complete correspondence between Sigmund Freud and Sandor Ferenczi (Harvard University Press), editor of the Sigmund Freud/Karl Abraham correspondence (Karnac), and co-author, with André Haynal and Paul Roazen, of Dans les secrets de la psychanalyse et de son histoire (Presses Universitaires de France). For the Philemon Foundation, he translated Jung’s seminar on Children’s Dreams into English (Princeton University Press), the second volume in the Philemon Series. He is currently working on editions of Jung’s so-called German Seminar of 1931, and (with John Beebe) of Jung’s correspondence with Hans Schmid on the question of psychological types.
JOHN PECK, PH.D.
Editor and Translator
John was born in Pittsburgh and educated at Allegheny College and Stanford University, is a poet, former associate professor of English at Mount Holyoke, and Zürich-trained analyst in private practice in New England since 1993. He is a co-translator of Jung’s The Red Book: Liber Novus, and his collaboration with Mark Kyburz as translator dates from the mid-1990s. He is the editor of the English edition of Jung’s seminar on the history of dream interpretation (Philemon Series, forthcoming). His Collected Shorter Poems 1966-1996 are available from Northwestern University Press, and his most recent book, Red Strawberry Leaf, from the University of Chicago Press.
GIOVANNI SORGE, PH.D.
Giovanni studied in Venice and Berlin and graduated in the Department of History of Religions of the Faculty of Literature and Philosophy with a dissertation on Ernst Bernhard, the pioneer of analytical psychology in Italy. After editing and translating the correspondence between C. G. Jung and E. Bernhard into Italian, he worked as the assistant to the Director of the Italian Institute of Culture in Switzerland. He has devoted his time to archival research in Switzerland and in Germany. Since 2004 he has been researching Analytical Psychology with the particular focus on the theme of Jung and the 1930s in the Department of History at the University of Zürich. He is the editor of Jung’s 1933 seminar (forthcoming, Philemon Series), and Jung’s correspondences with the Indologists Wilhelm Hauer, Heinrich Zimmer and Mircea Eliade (forthcoming, Philemon Series).
TONY WOOLFSON, PH.D.
Tony was a university teacher of arts and humanities until he decided to accompany his partner, Judith Harris, to Zürich where she trained at the C. G. Jung Institute. While in Zürich, Tony undertook intensive study of depth psychology and religion both independently and through attending classes at the Institute. He also taught at the Zürich Institute and continues to study, write, and teach in the area of psychology and religion. Tony Woolfson collaborated with Ernst Falzeder in the first complete translation of Jung’s seminar on Children’s Dreams, (Philemon Series), and with him on the translation of the Jung-Schmid correspondence and Jung’s 1931 seminar (forthcoming, Philemon Series).
CRAIG E. STEPHENSON, PH.D.
Craig is a graduate of the C. G. Jung Institute Zurich, the Institute for Psychodrama, Zumikon, and the Centre for Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex. His books include Possession: Jung’s Comparative Anatomy of the Psyche (Routledge, 2009) and Anteros: A Forgotten Myth (Routledge, 2011). Craig is the editor of Jung’s 1945 lecture on Gérard de Nerval (Philemon Series, forthcoming).
SUZANNE GIESER, PH.D.
Suzanne is a certified Imago therapist with a private practice in Stockholm, Sweden. She is a historian of science and ideas with research that focuses on the history of depth psychology as well as the history of modern physics. Her book, The Innermost Kernel: Depth Psychology and Quantum Physics. Wolfgang Pauli’s Dialogue with C.G. Jung was published in English in 2005. Suzanne was a senior lecturer and associate professor for ten years at The Institute of Analytical Psychology (IAP), a private institute of Jungian scholarly studies in Stockholm and has authored several articles and prefaces related to C.G. Jung in Swedish, including the article on Jung in the Swedish National Encyclopedia. Suzanne is a member of the board at the Swedish C.G. Jung foundation and is co-founder of the Swedish Association of Imago Therapy. Suzanne is the editor of Jung’s 1937 and 1938 seminars in Bailey Island and New York (Philemon Series, forthcoming).
MARTIN LIEBSCHER, PH.D.
Martin is Research Fellow at the German Department and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Psychoanalytic Unit of the Psychology Department. He previously co-founded and directed the Ingeborg Bachmann Centre for Austrian Literature at the Institute of Germanic & Romance Studies of the School of Advanced Studies (University of London). His research interests lie in nineteenth- and twentieth-century German philosophy, especially Friedrich Nietzsche, as well as in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy (Sigmund Freud, Carl Gustav Jung), its history and influence on literature, and in contemporary Austrian literature. He is an affiliated fellow of the IGRS. He is the author of Libido und Wille zur Macht. C.G. Jungs Auseinandersetzung mit Nietzsche. (Schwabe, 2011). Martin is the editor of the Jung-Neumann correspondence.
MARIANNE JEHLE-WILDBERGER, PH.D
Marianne is a historian who has specialised in the history of the Church and women’s history. She was Professor of History and German from 1970 to 2001 at the Kantonschule, at the Teachers’ Training College and at the Interstate Matura school for adults in Sargans. She was a board member of the Lutheran Women’s League of Switzerland and provided senior management positions in other Protestant women’s organizations. Among other works, she is the author of a definitive biography of Adolf Keller: Adolf Keller 1872-1963: Pionier Der Ökumenischen Bewegung (Zurich, Theologischer Verlag, 2008). Marianne is the editor of the Jung-Keller Correspondence (Philemon Series, forthcoming).
MARK KYBURZ, PH.D.
Mark specializes in German into English scholarly translation. Over the past twenty years, he has translated numerous books and articles in various areas of the humanities, psychology, and the social sciences. He is the co-translator of C. G. Jung’s Red Book:Liber Novus (2009). His current projects for the Philemon Foundation include the translation of the ETH Lectures and of the 1933 Berlin Seminar.