Lana Lin is an artist/filmmaker/writer. Her films and videos have addressed the politics of cultural translation, and her collaborative multi-disciplinary projects (as Lin + Lam) have examined the construction of history. Lin’s work has been shown in international venues including the Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum, and New Museum, New York, the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Taiwan International Documentary Film Festival, and Oberhausen Short Film Festival. Her manuscript on the psychic effects of cancer, Freud’s Jaw and Other Lost Objects, is forthcoming from Fordham University Press. She is currently Associate Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School.