[Thirty years later. K. R. Eissler's interview with Joan Riviere (1953)].Luzif Amor. 2009; 22(43):64-78.LA
In her interview Joan Riviere talked about her analysis with Freud and her translation of his writings. Other subjects were her discovery of Melanie Klein's work the question of psychoanalytic technique, her relationship with Anna Freud viz. her views on child analysis, and the confidentiality of this interview. With her well-known severity Riviere assessed Freud as analyst. She provided a testimony of his approach to training analyses.