LOC to Examine the Examiner: Jung and his ‘Red Book’

carl-jung-final.jpg The Library of Congress will sponsor a symposium to examine Carl Jung’s Red Book and the Swiss psychiatrist who created it.

The symposium will be held from 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First Street S.E., Washington, D.C. It’s free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Pre-registration is required at jungsymp@loc.gov.

Along with panels conducted by Jungian psychologists, attendees will view the original “Red Book,” the centerpiece of the Library’s Jung exhibit on view June 17 through Sept. 25. The volume has been brought from the Jung Foundation in Zurich to the United States to be displayed in New York, LA and D.C., at the Library of Congress.