Welcome to Archive/Counterarchive

Our Research Network

The Archive/Counter-Archive research network is composed of a vast and diverse array of individuals and organization.

Researchers and Partners

The Archive/Counter-Archive research network is composed of many individual researchers and partner organization from across Canada.

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David Garneau, Caroline Monnet, Jennifer Dysart, Adrian Kahgee, and Luke Parnell on stage at the TIFF Bell Lightbox as part of the Indigenous Archives Gathering in 2022.

Student Researchers

Archive/Counter-Archive has a diverse network of student researchers from our four partner universities (Concordia, Toronto Metropolitan, Queen's, and York) and beyond.

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A/CA Student Researchers

Student Researchers at A/CA's 2019 Symposium (L-R: Kyler Chittick, Barbara Matthews, Theo Xenophontos, Michael Marlatt, Mark Barber, Kyla Smith, Axelle Demus, Prakash Krishnan, Anne-Marie Trépanier)

Artists in Residence

Archive/Counter-Archive regularly supports artist residencies within our various partner organizations.

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A/CA Artists in Residence David Clark, Jordan King, and Nadine Valcin speaking with A/CA Principal Investigator Janine Marchessault at the Archives of Ontario as part of the 2023 Film and Media Studies Association of Canada Conference.

Postdoctoral Researchers

Archive/Counter-Archive has been the hosting institution for many postdoctoral researchers coming from across Canada and around the world.

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A screenshot from Julia Polyck-O’Neill’s online presentation at the Postdoc Roundtable event during the 2022/23 season of A/CA's ongoing Working Papers series.