On Creativity and the Unconscious

The Psychology of Art, Literature, Love, and Religion

By Sigmund Freud
(Harper Perennial Modern Classics, Paperback, 9780061718694, 336pp.)

Publication Date: March 2009

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On Creativity and the Unconscious brings together Freud's important essays on the many expressions of creativity—including art, literature, love, dreams, and spirituality. This diverse collection includes "The 'Uncanny,'" "The Moses of Michelangelo," "The Psychology of Love," "The Relation of the Poet to Day-Dreaming," "On War and Death," and "Dreams and Telepathy."




About the Author

The father of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) was born in Austria and studied medicine at the University of Vienna. His many works include The Interpretation of Dreams and Civilization and Its Discontents.

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