Emma Renda holds an MA in Literatures of Modernity (Ryerson, 2013), and a BA in Journalism with a concentration in English literature (Carleton University, 2012). Emma joined the Modern Literature and Culture Research Centre (July — December 2013), where she was able to hone her digital culture and research mobilization skills. Her primary research interests are contemporary literary and cultural representations of memory, particularly the formation of collective identity through cultural memory. She also interned at Quill and Quire in Toronto, where she analyzed gender trends in publishing and reviewing practice in Canada.
Sana is engaged in archival research and annotating articles related to the Telling COVID-19 Stories project.
Brenda assists the MLC Research Centre director and team with arts and research administration, while also supporting the MLC archive.
Angela assists with social media content, researching avant-garde women and issues of creative resilience during the Covid-19 pandemic.