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Centre Members

Co-Directors

Jason Boyd: English, Ryerson University (2015- ; On Sabbatical 2018-2019; Associate Director 2012-2015)
Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, Founding Co-Director: English, Ryerson University (2010-)

Manager

Reg Beatty: (2013-)

Senior Research Fellow and Founding Co-Director

Dennis Denisoff: U Tulsa (2016-)

Senior Research Fellow

Leslie Howsam: Adjunct Professor Ryerson University (2014-)

Research Fellows

Michael Carter: Creative Industries, Ryerson University (2018-)
Naomi Hamer: English, Ryerson University (2017-)
Alison Hedley: CDH, Ryerson and McGill (2017- Yellow Nineties Personography)
Laura Fisher: English, Ryerson University (2014-)
Frederick King: English, Dalhousie (2015-)
Anne-Marie Lee-Loy: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Paul Moore: Sociology, Ryerson University (2010-)
Gillian Mothersill: Graphic Communication, Ryerson University (2018-)
Andrew O’Malley: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Elizabeth Podnieks: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Michelle Schwartz: Learning and Teaching Office, Ryerson University (2013-)
MJ Suhonos: Ryerson University Library (2012-)
Sophie Thomas: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Monique Tschofen: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Aaron Tucker: English, Ryerson University (2014-)
Matthew Wells: SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Ryerson University (2017-)

Members

Namir Ahmed:Digital Media Experience (DME) Lab, Ryerson University (2016-)
Greg Elmer: Bell Global Media Research Chair; RTA School of Media, Ryerson University (2010-)
Sarah Henstra: English, Ryerson University (2012-)
Lauren Kirshner: English, Ryerson University (2017-)
Dimitrios Latsis: Image Arts, Ryerson University (2017-)
Nima Naghibi: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Jason Nolan: Early Childhood Education, Ryerson University (2010-)
Ruth Panofsky: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Hyacinth Simpson: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Dale Smith: English, Ryerson University (2010-)
Sally Wilson: Ryerson University Library (2012-)
Frauke Zeller: School of Professional Communication, Ryerson University (2013-)
Katherine Zubovich: History, Ryerson University (2017-)

Associate Members

Beth Coleman: Co-Director, Critical Media Lab, University of Waterloo
Constance Crompton: Creative and Critical Studies, UBC – Okanagan
Chris Keep: English, Western University (2013-)
Ruth Knechtel: Humanities Office of Research Services, Wilfrid Laurier University (2010-)
Amy Ratelle: Semaphore Research Cluster, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto
Janine Rogers: English, Mount Allison University, New Brunswick (2018-)

Student Fellows (2017-18)

Marion Grant: BA English (2017-18, Y90s: Savoy Project; Evergreen; Personography)
Hayley Horvath: MA Literatures of Modernity (2018, Y90s: Savoy Project; Evergreen)
Rebecca Martin: MA Literatures of Modernity (2017, Y90s: Evergreen Project)
Mary Ann Matias: MA Literatures of Modernity (2018, Innocence Project)
Ewan Matthews: BA English (2016-18, Lesbian & Gay Liberation in Canada Archive)
Iris Robin: MA Journalism (2016-18, Central Online Victorian Educator; Y90s; Savoy Project)
Alex Ross: MA Communication and Culture (2016-18, Central Online Victorian Educator)

HQP Training

Since 2012, the CDH has provided training to 73 students: 60 graduate students and 13 undergraduate students. Past RAs and Interns are recorded in the CDH Annual Reports.

Advisory Board

Carolyn Guertin: Senior Researcher, Augmented reality Lab, York U Professor, UOIT and WLU (2015-)
Kevin Kee: Dean of Arts, University of Ottawa (2014-)
Carol Shepstone: Chief Librarian, Ryerson University (2017-)
Ray Siemens: Director, Electronic Textual Cultures Lab and Digital Humanities Summer Institute, University of Victoria (2012-)
Pam Sugiman: Dean of Arts, Ryerson University (2016-)
Fangmin Wang: Head of Library Information Technology Services, Ryerson University (2012-)

PAST POSITIONS

Past Members

Steve Marsden (RULA) (2013-14)
Marina Morgan (RULA) (2013-14)
Isabel Pederson (CRC, UOIT) (2012-15)

Past Student Fellows

Ali Aird: BA English (2016-17, Circuits of Cinema)
Tanya Bailey-Smith: MA Communication and Culture (2016, Circuits of Cinema)
Reg Beatty: MA Comm Cult (2011-2013, Yellow Nineties Online: Yellow Book)
Ally Belanger: MA Lit Mod (2015, Coleman Digital Archive)
Kaela Cadieux: MA Lit Mod (2014, City of Words)
Kyra Cecil-Cockwell: MA Lit Mod (2012, Olive Senior Poetry Project)
Laura Chapnick: MA LitMod (2014, Yellow Nineties Online: The Evergreen)
Bassam Chiblak: MA Lit Mod. (2012, Yellow Nineties Online: Yellow Book)
David Colangelo: PhD, Comm Cult (2012-14, 30 Moons)
Constance Crompton: PhD, Comm Cult (2010-12, Yellow Nineties: Yellow Book)
Patricio Davilo: PhD, Comm Cult (2012-14, 30 Moons)
Erin Della Mattia: MA Literatures of Modernity (2016, Innocence Project)
Joan Densmore: MA Lit Mod (2013-14 Yellow Nineties: The Yellow Book; Texting Wilde)
Christine Feraday: MA Comm Cult (2015-16, Circuits of Cinema)
Kaitlyn Fralick: BA English (2015-17, Y90s: Evergreen Project; Database of Ornament)
Natalie Fuerth: MA Lit Mod (2015-16, Innocence Project)
Jacqueline Guay: MA Lit Mod (2013, Coleman Digital Archive)
Kem Guragain: MA Lit Mod (2013-14, Counter Culturess)
Emma Hambly: MA Lit Mod (2015-16, Innocence Project)
Jillian Harkness: MLIS, U of Toronto (2016-2017, Preservation of Digital Scholarship)
Olivia Harris: MA Lit Mod (2014, Innocence Project; 2014, Texting Wilde)
Alison Hedley: PhD Communication and Culture (2013-2017, Yellow Nineties Personography)
Dennis Hogan: MA Lit Mod (2013-2014, Yellow Nineties Personography)
Emily Holmes: MA Lit Mod (2014, Innocence Project, Texting Wilde)
Mark Houghton: MA Lit Mod (2015, Innocence Project)
Madalyn Howitt: MA Lit Mod (2013, Olive Senior Project)
Matthew Humphries: BA English (2013-2014, Texting Wilde)
Emillie Jabouin: PhD Communication and Culture (2016, Yellow Nineties Personography)
Anna Kozak: MA Lit Mod. (2016, Innocence Project)
Sarah Lane: BA Psychology (2014-16, Lesbian and Gay Liberation in Canada)
Amy Loyst: MA Lit Mod. (2015, Innocence Project)
Graham Maclean: PhD Comm Cult (2013-16, Children’s Literature Archive)
Katharine Maag: MA Lit Mod (2013, Children’s Literature Archive)
Stefanie Martin: BA Sociology (2015-16, Lesbian and Gay Liberation in Canada)
Lauren Maxine: BA English (2013, Yellow Nineties Online; 2014, Colman Digital Project)
Melanie McBride: MA Comm Cult (2011)
Colleen McDonell: MA Lit Mod (2016, Yellow Nineties: Evergreen Edition)
Bryn Mcdonnell: MA Lit Mod (2016-, Texting Wilde)
Leila Meshgini: MA Lit Mod (2010-11, Y90s: Yellow Book; 2011-12, Texting Wilde)
Zachari Miller: MA Lit Mod (2013-14, Innocence Project)
Chelsea Miya: MA Lit Mod (2012-13, Yellow Nineties: Yellow Book and Evergreen)
Andrew Monti: MA Comm Cult (2014-15, Circuits of Cinema)
Antony Nairn: BA Arts & Contemporary Studies (2013-14, Innocence Project)
Spencer O’Brien: MA Lit Mod (2012, Texting Wilde)
Gabriel Penev: BA Arts & Contemporary Studies (2012-14, Y90s: Yellow Book)
Karl Petschke: MA Comm Cult (2014-16, Yellow Nineties Online: Yellow Book)
Amy Ratelle: PhD, Comm Cult (2010-13, CLA and Yellow Nineties Online: Yellow Book)
Paula Razuri: MA Lit. Mod. (2016, The Evergreen Edition)
Steph Rogerson: PhD ComCult (2013-14, Counter Cultures)
Sohailia Saywack: BA Sociology (2017, Circuits of Cinema)
Madeleine Sawyer: MA Lit Mod (2013, Children’s Literature Archive)
Emma Sharpe: MA Comm Cult (2015-6, Circuits of Cinema)
Graham Sigurdson: MA Lit Mod (2015, Yellow Nineties Online)
Phoenix Simms: MA Lit Mod (2015-16, Texting Wilde)
Caley Skinner: MA Lit Mod (2012-13, Yellow Nineties Online: Yellow Book)
Amy Smith: MA Comm Cult (2014-15, Circuits of Cinema)
Kristen Smith: MA Lit Mod (2013-14, Texting Wilde)
Anderson Tuguinay: MA Lit Mod (2015-16, Lesbian and Gay Liberation in Canada)
Ali Versluis: BA, Arts & Contemporary Studies (2011-13, Yellow Nineties: Yellow Book)
Polina Vinagrodova: MA Lit Mod (2017, Y90s; Evergreen Project)
Danielle Waite: MA Lit Mod (2016-17, Innocence Project)
Jessica Whitehead: PhD Comm Cult (2015-17, Circuits of Cinema)

 

Past Student Interns

Matthew Humphries: BA English
Nabila Islam: BA English
Lauren Maxine: BA English
Anthony Nairn: BA ACS
Alexandra Rousianos: BA English
Madeleine Sawyer: MA Lit. Mod.
Shannon Wakeham: BA English

Past Advisory Board Members

Margaret Atwood: author (2012-13)
Jean-Paul Boudreau: Dean of Arts, Ryerson University (2012-16)
Michael Carter: Director of Industry relations, Digital Media MA program, Ryerson University (2015-2018)
Valerie Fox: Director, Digital Media Zone (2012-15)
Alan Galey: Faculty of Information, University of Toronto (2012-2014)
Graeme Gibson: author (2012-13)
Madeleine Lefebvre: Chief Librarian, Ryerson University (2012-2017)
Michelle Schwartz: Research Fellow, Learning and Teaching Office, Ryerson University (2012-2014)

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