Leila Kazeminejad holds a BA in English with a minor in Philosophy from Toronto Metropolitan University (2017-2022). Her research focuses on feminist literature, intersectional feminism, and children’s literature. She has held positions as co-editor-in-chief of The Continuist, a student-organized art and literary zine publication, and non-fiction committee member of The White Wall Review. As an Archival Fellow at the MLC Research Centre, Leila is involved in the digitization of the centre’s rare archival holdings including the Mary Riter Hamilton Collection and World War One Collection. She hopes to pursue a career in the publishing industry.
Zoe Griffith joins MLC
As a graduate assistant at the MLC Research Centre, Zoe provides support for Dr. Gammel’s experiential teaching.
Taylor Ussher joins MLC
With Dr. Gammel as her supervisor, Taylor explores the impact of the pandemic in fashion.
Joanna Dermenjian joins MLC
Joanna is working on Canadian women’s cultural legacy focussing on the intersection of world wars and women’s volunteer labour.
Quilts from the Second World War tell the stories of ...
Canadian women made an estimated 400,000 quilts during WW2. They represent the forgotten story of Canadian women’s efforts during the war.