A perversion named desire.

  title={A perversion named desire.},
  author={Elisa R Torres},
  journal={The International journal of psycho-analysis},
  volume={72 ( Pt 1)},
  • Elisa R Torres
  • Published 1991 in The International journal of psycho-analysis
Inspired by the title of the work, A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams, the author argues that desire and perversion are equivalent, based on the following. (1) The notion of infanatile sexuality as polymorphously perverse, and whose components constitute the 'core of our unconscious' and the ultimate 'matter' of unconscious desire. (2) The… CONTINUE READING