Lauren Shippen is a writer and actor living in Los Angeles. She is the creator and writer for The Bright Sessions, a science fiction audio drama that was named one of the Best Podcasts of 2016 by iTunes, Wired, Popular Science Magazine, and IndieWire. The show has been featured in Vox and Lauren has been invited to participate in the WNYC’s Werk It Festival which celebrates women in podcasting. When she isn’t podcasting, Lauren acts as one of the leads in the web series, Natural 20 (Escapist Magazine) and goofs off on her YouTube channel, According to Tumblr.
As a member of the LGBTI community, Lauren is always striving to use her art for good and is very excited to be taking part in this year’s Digital Pride!
Watch her Digital Pride performance below: