Kira Walsh is a Ph.D. candidate in the Graduate Institute of the Liberal Arts at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia and a recent graduate of the two-year academic candidacy program at the Emory Psychoanalytic Institute. Her dissertation project explores the concept of cryptomnesia, literally translated as “hidden memory” but also used to refer to “unconscious plagiarism.” Kira is a 2007 graduate of Christopher Newport University (B.A. psychology) and a 2008 graduate of the Clarion West Writer’s Workshop in Seattle, Washington. During the 2012-2013 school year, Kira is in residency as a dissertation completion fellow at the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry. She will graduate in April 2013.
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