Studio for Media Activism & Critical Thought

Unique among research centres in Canada, The Studio for Media Activism & Critical Thought works to blur the boundaries between media artmaking, activism and theoretical/scholarly invesitgation in the areas of media studies, critical theory, cultural studies, activism, Aboriginal, critical, race, feminist and queer studies and social justice.

The Studio promotes media activism through:

  • community based research
  • conferences
  • media art
  • academic courses
  • scholarly publication
  • solidarity cultural work
  • the creation of social justice content for Canadian broadcast and exhibition


Marusya Bociurkiw, Co-Director