Barbara Constance Matthews Wiedmaier
Barbara is a graduate student in the Cultural Studies program at Queen’s University. Prior to this she completed her BA at Simon Fraser University in Visual Culture and Performance Studies. In academia her research has focused on film and media, theory and criticism and artists that investigate archives and museums. She is currently serving on the Board of Directors for Modern Fuel and has held various positions in galleries, artist-run centers and film festivals. Her thesis will explore questions of incarceration and abolition through the audiovisual archives of the P4W, a former women’s prison site in Ka’tarokwi/Kingston, ON.