Today’s adolescent is caught up in what could be called hypermodernity. With the arrival of technology, new ways of acting out have appeared, such as digital violence. Using a clinical case, the authors will examine digital acts of violence from the angle of psychoanalysis. More specifically, they will discuss the way that familial lack will be displaced onto a new scene, that of the digital, in an attempt to restore adolescent limits.
Adolescence, 2020, 38, 1, 103-117.