Monika Kin Gagnon is Professor of Communication Studies at Concordia University. She has published widely on cultural politics, the visual and media arts since the 1980s, including Other Conundrums: Race, Culture and Canadian Art (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2000), and 13 Conversations about Art and Cultural Race Politics (Éditions Artexte, 2002) with Richard Fung. She co-edited Reimagining Cinema: Film at Expo 67 with Janine Marchessault (McGill-Queen’s UP, 2014). Her current research is on cultural memory, creative archiving, and experimental media arts. She curated La Vie polaire/Polar Life from Expo 67 at the Cinémathèque Québécoise in 2014; Theresa Hak Kyung Cha | Immatérial, at Centre Phi in Montreal 2015; and co-curated the group exhibition In Search of Expo 67 at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal in summer 2017.