Kristen Jess is a BA student majoring in English, and minoring in History at Ryerson University (2013-2017). She joined the MLC Research Centre with a desire to study the impact of war on civilian populations, including the First World War and its effect on contemporary Canadian society. Her interests include the influence of war on cultural development, and the changing means of reflecting societal structures in literature. Upon completing her undergraduate studies, Kristen plans to pursue studies in publishing and hopes to work in the field in the future. She is excited to gain valuable experience in research methods and publishing working closely with Dr. Gammel and her team
How to Be a Woman During the Trump Era: An ...
How did contemporary American literature respond to the crisis of the Trump years and beyond?
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.