Lauren Jane Barnett
Photo by Isabella Cuan

Lauren is a London-based writer and lecturer specialising in the visual representation of the dead body in culture. She has been published in a variety of academic journals, from hArts & Minds to the Journal of Visual Communication in Medicine. She has also done work with Mortality, Grove Art Dictionary and was a consultant on The Corpse Project.

She is contributing to McFarland’s upcoming Foucauldian and Lacanian Approaches to the Body (2020) and is currently working on a book on British Horror Cinema.