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A Tour Through <em>Adventures in the Orgasmatron</em>

A Tour Through Adventures in the Orgasmatron

Article by Stephan Simonian M.D.

A non-fiction title about sexual politics called Adventures in the Orgasmatron: How the Sexual Revolution Came to America was published last year. Wilhelm Reich’s life and his theories are a prominent part of this book. Author, Christopher Turner is a writer for the Guardian newspaper. Farrar, Straus and Giroux published the book. Christopher Turner Turner [...]

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From Psychoanalysis to Vegetotherapy

From Psychoanalysis to Vegetotherapy

Article by Phillip W. Bennett PhD

The following is a transcription of a lecture which was given by Dr. Philip Bennett on April 30, 2011. “Video – From Psychoanalysis to Vegetotherapy (Part 1 & 2)” I first got interested in Wilhelm Reich in 1962 when I read The Function of the Orgasm, and in 1963 I started therapy with someone trained [...]

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On the Sexual Rights of Youth

On the Sexual Rights of Youth

Article by Stephan Simonian M.D.

Reader Lloyd Bagwell has sent an astute comment in response to an article, called “Sublimation According to Anna Freud," we published earlier: I want to ask a serious question. Why is modern orgonomy seemingly so incapable of making a social stand against the repression of natural sexuality? I don’t understand what prevents anyone writing anything [...]

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How I Became A Case History For Dr. Wilhelm Reich

How I Became A Case History For Dr. Wilhelm Reich

Article by Editor

By Jean Rosenthal Harris. In 1950, I was twenty three years old and pregnant with my first child. My husband Ed and I were living in a cold water flat on East 41st St. and 2nd Ave. in Manhattan. The United Nations building was under construction just a few blocks away. We learned from Ed’s [...]

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Dr. Victor M. Sobey

Dr. Victor M. Sobey

Article by Dr. Harry Lewis

In the past we have published videos and transcribed a seminar lecture given in 1993 by the late Dr. Victor M. Sobey, M.D., a student of Wilhelm Reich. The Institute for the Study of the Work of Wilhelm Reich coordinated these seminars, which the orgonomist Dr. Harry Lewis moderated. David Silver, a dedicated supporter of Wilhelm Reich’s work, recorded the [...]

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Wilhelm Reich and the History of Orgonomy

Wilhelm Reich and the History of Orgonomy

Article by Morton Herskowitz D.O.

In the fall of 2009, The Institute of Orgonomic Science (IOS), held a one-day seminar in Philadelphia.  In this seminar, Dr. Morton Herskowitz talked about Wilhelm Reich and the history of orgonomy.  We have posted the video of this seminar in our journal, however for those of you who may like to read Dr. Herskowitz’s lecture, we [...]

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The Scientific Basis of Orgonomy (script)

The Scientific Basis of Orgonomy (script)

Article by Editor

The following is Dr. Victor Sobey’s lecture in October of1993, which was arranged by the Institute for the Study of the Work of Wilhelm Reich. In this lecture, Dr. Sobey talked about the scientific basis of orgonomy.  The seminar was moderated by Dr. Harry Lewis and Mr. David Silver  recorded  the lecture.  We thank both Dr. Lewis and  Mr. Silver [...]

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Dr. Reich’s Arrival to the United States

Dr. Reich’s Arrival to the United States

Article by Stephan Simonian M.D.

In August of 1939, Reich received a visa to travel to the United States.  On August 19th, he set sail on the last boat to leave Norway for the United States before WWII broke out on September 3rd. Dr. Theodore Wolfe had a crucial role in Reich’s immigration to the United States and his role [...]

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History of Orgone Therapy (Part 7)

History of Orgone Therapy (Part 7)

Article by Dr. Harry Lewis

History of Orgone Therapy, by Dr. Harry Lewis

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History of Orgone Therapy (Part 5 & 6)

History of Orgone Therapy (Part 5 & 6)

Article by Dr. Harry Lewis

History of Orgone Therapy, by Dr. Harry Lewis

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History of Orgone Therapy (Part 3 & 4)

History of Orgone Therapy (Part 3 & 4)

Article by Dr. Harry Lewis

History of Orgone Therapy, by Dr. Harry Lewis

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History of Orgone Therapy (Part 1 & 2)

History of Orgone Therapy (Part 1 & 2)

Article by Dr. Harry Lewis

History of Orgone Therapy, by Dr. Harry Lewis

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