mhorriga [at] sfu [dot] ca
PhD Candidate, Simon Fraser University—dissertation: production cultures of Hollywood North—interested in media creation & critical pedagogy.
Empowering students—can teachers stimulate tacit knowledge? Can we create translingual classrooms? How do we encourage dialogue between scholarship and entertainment media?
Vernacular theory—how can researchers interface scholarship with folk wisdom? Where can critical theory intervene in blue-collar entertainment work—like moviemaking? How do we enjoy knowledge as participants in media?
Words to music—where might song intersect experimental composition?