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Video Recording: "Counter-Archives as Living Archives" FSAC 2022 Panel

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On May 13, 2022, several members presented their work at the Film Studies Association of Canada (FSAC) Conference as part of this year's Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. We are now pleased to be able to share a recording of one panel from the conference titled "Counter-Archives as Living Archives: Entanglement, Stewardship, and Restoration," where Janine Marchessault, Debbie Ebanks Schlums, Ryan Conrad, and Rebecca Gordon all presented papers.

See below for the titles of each paper and for an embedded recording of the panel.


FSAC 2022 ACA Panel: Counter-Archives as Living Archives: Entanglement, Stewardship, and Restoration

Chair: Janine Marchessault (York University)

Janine Marchessault (York University) “Touch as Redemption: Tactility as Methodology”

Debbie Ebanks Schlums (York University) “Embodied Counter-Archiving in the Jamaican Diaspora”

Ryan Conrad (York University) “Accidental Archives: Thirty Years of HIV/AIDS Cultural Activism & Stewardship at Canada’s Artist-Run Media Arts Organizations” 

Rebecca Gordon (Toronto Metropolitan University, formerly Ryerson University) “Documenting the Restoration Process: The Documentaries of Sara Gómez at the Vulnerable Media Lab”