Emma Lieber is a psychoanalyst in formation in New York, where she sees patients, and part-time lecturer of Literary Studies at the New School. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in CabinetThe Point Magazine, LitHub, New England ReviewThe Massachusetts ReviewL.A. Review of BooksEuropean Journal of Psychoanalysis, and other academic and psychoanalytic publications. She is currently at work on a book manuscript, The Writing Cure, and an edited volume, The Queerness of Childhood: Essays from the Other Side of the Looking Glass (Palgrave, forthcoming) with Anna Fishzon. She is a member of the editorial board of The Candidate Journal, a psychoanalytic publication for early-career clinicians, and of Das Unbehagen: A Free Association for Psychoanalysis.

Dr. Lieber contributed two pieces to the anthology Rendering Unconscious: Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Politics & Poetry (Trapart Books, 2019), “Bellowing Presidents” and “Dear Jill, Dear Chris.”

Emma is co-hosting a launch party event for the book Rendering Unconscious at Aeon Bookstore, 151 E Broadway, Manhattan, at 7pm on June 15, 2019.

The Candidate Journal‘s event The American Dream was mentioned in this episode. Check out the most recent issue Screens.

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The song at the end of the episode is from “LUNACY” by Vanessa Sinclair & Carl Abrahamsson available on DVD and Vimeo on Demand via Trapart Films and the original soundtrack from Highbrow-Lowlife on iTunes, Spotify, YouTube & all major streaming platforms.

Many thanks to Carl Abrahamsson, who created the intro and outro music for Rendering Unconscious podcast.

Artwork by Vanessa Sinclair