Dr. Stephen M. Weissman, author of Chaplin: A Life, will be presenting a lecture about Chaplin called 'Chaplin's The Kid & The Loss-Restitution Hypothesis of Creativity' in San Francisco, May 16, 2009. The lecture will be with a showing of The Kid.
The presentation is part of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychiatry's 53rd Annual Meeting, being held at the Hilton San Francisco. Here is a link to a PDF file with more information.
Reminder: Mr. Wessiman will also be doing a free lecture in New York City, April 27th.