a headshot of Laurel V. McLaughlin, who wears a black turtleneck against a light grey backdrop. Laurel has brown sun-bleached hair and wears large square glasses

Laurel V. McLaughlin

Laurel V. McLaughlin (she/her/hers) is a writer, curator, and art historian based outside of New Haven, CT, on Oneida sacred lands. McLaughlin is completing her doctorate at Bryn Mawr, writing a dissertation concerning performative migratory aesthetics, 1970–2014. She has published her work in Art Papers, ASAP/J, BOMB Magazine, C Magazine, The Brooklyn Rail, Contact Quarterly, Performance Research, te magazine, and Antennae: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture, among others, and has organized exhibitions concerning border politics, migratory aesthetics, and queer object relations.