Carmen Victor is a PhD candidate in the Joint Graduate Program in Communication and Culture at York/Ryerson Universities. Her writing on contested landscapes, installation art, cinemas of the circumpolar North, and time-based and experimental film & media has appeared in Prefix PhotoPublic JournalCiel VariableSeismopolite: Journal of Art and PoliticsCulture Machine, Dialogue: Canadian Philosophical Review, and is forthcoming inthe Journal of Science Fiction Film and TelevisionTOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies and the Canadian Theatre Review. She has chapters in edited volumes published by Pleasure Dome (Toronto) and Kerber Verlag (Berlin). She currently teaches in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies at OCAD University and in the Department of Communication Studies at York University.