Celebrating Rorschach's Birthday

November 8, 2013

Rorschach, inkblots. . . what do you see here?

Hermann Rorschach was a Swiss Freudian psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Dr Rorschach is, of course, remembered for having developed  the Rorschach inkblot test. Today, Google is celebrating his 129th birthday.To help mark the date, we invite you tell us how you interpret these inkblots. Comments welcome! Related content:"In many films, there are moments in which the viewer will feel the need to fill in a character's motivations. But Babel-particularly the scenes with Chieko-is like a Rorschach test that forces the audience to project its own unconscious into the gaps to create narrative sense."-Alan Stone, MD, in "The Human Heart of Psychiatry."