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 Politics, Culture Machine, Dialogue: Canadian Philosophical Review, the Canadian Theatre Review and is forthcoming in the Journal of Science Fiction Film and Television and TOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies. She has chapters in edited volumes published by Pleasure Dome (Toronto) and Kerber Verlag (Berlin). She has held contract academic faculty positions in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary Studies at OCAD University and in the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto. Currently, she teaches in the Department of Communication Studies at York University.