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“I belong and you belong”: A Conversation with Girl’s Club

By Amelia Wong-Mersereau On April 23rd, 2016 I sat down with Emmett Rose and June Moon of Girl’s Club Inc. to discuss their T-shirt initiative and the community around Girl’s Club. Emmett and June are Montreal-based artists who founded Girl’s Club as a T-shirt company and an inclusive space for femininity. In our conversation, the […]

Off the Page 2016 | “A Haunting”

Yiara Magazine and Writers Read Concordia present “A Haunting” – a performance exploring colonialism, indigeneity, and immigration through haunting at Off the Page 2016   When: Friday, November 4th, 2016 at 6:00pm Where: LB 6th Floor English Department, 1400 de Maisonneuve https://writersreadconcordia.ca/off-the-page-fall-2016/ ‘“A Haunting” will address the question of what it means to occupy an […]

Modern Day Relationships – Chelsie Dysart

As a contemporary art student in Alloa, Scotland, Chelsea Dysart is interested in gender roles and  how they are treated, which led her, after many research methods, to create a series that visually show these different types of relationships, which she found apparent in today’s modern society.  Actuellement étudiante en art contemporain à Alloa en Ecosse, […]

PAST | As Well: Valeda, Bas Relief, Mon Doux Saigneur, Common Holly and Golden P

◥ As Well ◤ • diverse programmation musicale • • pop-up marché d’art / bazaar • • lovely desserts maison • • suggested $10 donation : no one turned away for lack of funds • When: May 7th, 2016 7:30 pm Where: The Plante ~~~~~~~~~~ MUSICS • Valeda • • Bas Relief • • Mon Doux Saigneur • • Common Holly • • Golden Python • ~~~~~~~~~~ […]

PAST | VISIONS – a screening of films made by Women, Gender-nonconforming and Queer Filmmakers

Animate Concordia and Yiara Magazine present VISIONS at the 43rd Annual Concordia Film Festival screening of live action and animated films made by Women, Gender Non-Conforming and Queer Film Makers! This screening is FREE and open to the public! When: May 7th 2016, 5pm – 7pm Where: Concordia University – Hall Building; H-110 Auditorium 1455 […]

“Ceci n’est pas un viol” – Ornella Begalli

Ornella Begalli is originally from Verona, Italy and is currently doing her Msc in Modern and Contemporary Art at the University of Edinburgh. She did her BA in English Literature and German at the University of Verona with one year exchange at the University of Edinburgh. Her dissertation focused on the influences of Post-Impressionism and […]