Jessica is an editor, writer, and critic based in the UK. Whilst studying in Berlin, Jessica founded Wasteland, a collaborative online journal with an aesthetic lens on film and visual culture. Since then, Jessica has written for various publications, including MUBI Notebook and Cineccentric.
Since 2018, Jessica has been the creative director and editor-in-chief of Wasteland and its corresponding monthly newsletter, for which she selects the films featured. Recent issues have included 'performance', 'masks', 'alternative animation', and 'placelessness'.
Jessica's research interests include but are not limited to aesthetics, spectatorship, 60s and 70s cinema, documentary, silent film, and shorts. Jessica will be reading for a postgraduate degree in film at the University of Oxford in the autumn of this year.
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