Shahidha Bari is an academic, critic and broadcaster.

She is a Professor at London College of Fashion at the University of the Arts London.

She read English at King's College Cambridge and critical theory at Cornell University.  She is a Fellow of the Forum for Philosophy at the London School of Economics.

You can watch her on TV as one of the presenters of Inside Culture on BBC Two and listen to her on BBC Radio 3 as one of the regular host of the arts and ideas programme, Free Thinking.

And you'll find her writing in AeonThe Financial TimesFrieze art magazine, The GuardianThe ObserverThe Times Literary Supplement and others.