Richard B. Keys Richard B. Keys is a psychoanalyst-in-training, writer, and educator whose work operates in the intersection/s between psychoanalysis, critical theory & philosophy, and radical pedagogy. He is interested in the unique capacity of psychoanalysis as a mode of thought that cuts across social, political, and psychic registers, while seeking to ground its insights in historical-materialist terms. His writings on critical theory, cultural criticism, and psychoanalysis have been published by Stillpoint (USA), Counterfutures (NZ), Plates (US/NZ), Identities (MK), and &&& (US/DE) among other perdiodicals. He is based in Tāmaki Makaurau, Aotearoa New Zealand, where he operates a socially engaged private practice and sees patients both locally and internationally.