Lana Lin is an artist, filmmaker, and writer who has made experimental films since the early 1990s and collaborative mixed media projects as ‘Lin + Lam’ since 2001. Her work examines the fragilities and contradictions of human and discursive bodies, emphasizing the conceptual and poetic capacities of moving image media. Her art and films have been shown at international venues including the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Maysles Documentary Center, Harlem, NYC, American Center in Moscow, Barcelona International Women’s Film Festival 2020, BAMcinemaFest 2019, Oberhausen Short Film Festival, Taiwan International Documentary Film Festival, REDCAT contemporary arts center, Los Angeles, Museum of Modern Art and Whitney Museum, New York, and China Taipei Film Archive. She has been awarded fellowships from the Jerome Foundation, New York Foundation for the Arts, MacDowell, Wexner Center for the Arts, and Vera List Center for Art and Politics, among others. Her recent feature, The Cancer Journals Revisited, won the Favorite Experimental Film Award at BlackStar Film Festival, Philadelphia and Best Feature Documentary at the San Diego Asian Film Festival. Lin is the author of Freud’s Jaw and Other Lost Objects: Fractured Subjectivity in the Face of Cancer (Fordham 2017).