Sheila Sampath

Editorial and Art Director, Shameless Magazine

Sheila Sampath is a writer, artist, educator and activist designer. She is the Principal and Creative Director at The Public, a social justice design studio specializing in community-based processes and participatory design; the Editorial and Art Director of Shameless magazine, a Canada-wide feminist magazine for teens girls and trans* youth; and an Assistant Professor of alternative and speculative practices in the Faculty of Design at OCAD University. Her first book, Letters Lived, focused on feminist lineage and her current art practice explores themes of intergenerational trauma, memory-loss and ritual through displacement and diaspora.