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Dr. Shahidha Bari

Editorial Board Member


Shahidha Bari is Senior Lecturer in English at Queen Mary University of London and Fellow of the Forum for European Philosophy at the London School of Economics. She works in the fields of literature, philosophy and psychoanalysis, as well as visual and material culture. She was a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Thinker in 2011 and won the Observer Anthony Burgess Arts Prize in 2015. She writes for the TLS, Times Higher Education and The Guardian and Financial Times newspapers.  She is a regular arts critic on BBC Radio 4 and is an occasional presenter of BBC Radio 3's Free Thinking. Her most recent work has been on psychoanalysis and femininity. She is writing a book on the philosophy of dress.