BIOGRAPHY / Joan Borsa is a Canadian curator, critic, interdisciplinary scholar, and associate professor of Art and Art History as well as Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Saskatchewan. Her work focuses on museum, gallery and curatorial studies, socially engaged art projects, feminist art practice, the particularities of place, and situated knowledge. Her writing integrates discussions of contemporary art and culture with everyday lived experience, social history, theoretical perspectives, and storytelling. Borsa received the Saskatchewan Lieutenant Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Arts Award in 2009 and the Saskatoon YWCA Women of Distinction Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015.
Art Writing and Knowledge Production
Jeanne Randolph, Maria Fusco, Kristen Kreider, Joan Borsa
September 17, 10:00 – 11:50 AM
Engineered Air Theatre, 234 9 Avenue SW