resolution. This is what follows from the
‘splitness’ of subjectivity.
Our splitness in the world drives a quest for an
impossible state of unity. As Jeanne Schroeder neatly explains,
‘it is easy to presume that the reason we feel lacking is that we
lack some thing ’ ( 2003 ). Desire,
in Lacaniantheory, revolves around a fantasy about a
‘thing’ that will resolve the lack. The