An MA student in Ryerson’s Literatures of Modernity Programme (2016-2017), Jenna McClelland specializes in the study of punk subcultures and zine cultures. A recipient of the English Discovery Award, Jenna worked with Maximum RockNRoll (2017), a non-for-profit zine in San Francisco, helping to support their Digital Archive Project. She is also a regular contributor to Canadian music magazine Exclaim! and volunteers with the Toronto Zine Library. Holding an Honours Bachelor of Arts in English, German, and Visual Arts from the University of Toronto St. George (2010-2015), Jenna is thrilled to be involved as a research assistant at the MLC Research Centre, where is involved in the archives and in researching American modernist painter and poet Florine Stettheimer.
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.