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Meg Harris Williams

is a writer and artist with a particular interest in the relation between psychoanalysis and aesthetic experience, in poetry and in visual art. She was educated at South Hampstead High School and Cambridge and Oxford universities (reading English), and at the Accademia di Belle Arti, Florence. Meg has taught and lectured in England, Europe, Scandinavia, South America, and the USA. Many papers and book chapters have been translated into Italian, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek, and Japanese. She is editor of the Harris Meltzer Trust and a visiting lecturer at the Tavistock Centre. She is a member of Borderlands Artists Consortium and has exhibited frequently at the Society of Women Artists' Annual Exhibition; her artwork is in private collections in this country and abroad and in the New Hall Women's Art Collection.

New and forthcoming


    The Becoming Room The Becoming Room
Filming Bion's Memoir of the Future:
filmscript and playscript

Tom Alter will play Bion in
The Becoming Room
in Delhi

autumn 2016


Eulogy for Joie Macaulay 1915-2015, English teacher at South Hampstead High School click here

Bion, the Memoir and the film presented in 2016 by Wessex Psychotherapy Training, Westminster Pastoral Foundation, Psychoanalytic Association of Biella, and Choros Group of Savona click here
To be presented in New York, 26 March 2017 click here


'Look again' exhibition with Borderlands Artists Consortium, Haslemere Museum, 2 December 2016 to 3 January 2017
'Taking a line for a walk' exhibition with Borderlands Artists Consortium, West End Centre, Aldershot, 3 - 27 April 2017

'On reflection' exhibition with Borderlands Artists Consortium, Riverhouse Barn, Walton-on-Thames, 4 - 15 Octoberl 2017


On having ideas forthcoming paper

A Keatsian anatomy of melancholy forthcoming paper

The Art of Personality forthcoming book

Shakespeare's Dream Sequences forthcoming book

Counterdreaming and symbolic congruence in Teaching Meltzer: Modes and Approaches - click here

The living mind - Bion's vision in Teaching Bion: Modes and Approaches - click here

An introduction to Adrian Stokes click here

Foreword to Man's Picture of His World by Roger Money-Kyrle click here

The infant and the infinite: on psychoanalytic faith Psychodynamic Practice, April 2015 click here

Louise Bourgeois and the witches: the complexity of the feminine in Steilneset Memorial, edited by Andreassun and Willumsen: Stamsund, Norway, 2015 click here

Playing with fire: the mythological consciousness
in Classical Myth and Psychoanalysis, edited by Ellen O'Gorman and Vanda Zajko
click here

Mythical narrative and self-development
in The Blackwell Companion to the Reception of Classical Myth, edited by Vanda Zajko

Prints etchings paintings book - The Aesthetic Development book - Bion's Dream book - The vale of soulmaking

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