Presentation of the Atlas of Intangible Heritage of Parc-Extension at McGill
Sepideh Shahamati will be presenting her Atlas of Intangible Heritage of Parc-Extension at McGill University on Friday Feb. 16, 2024 in the class entitled "Narratives of Quebec: Exploring Identities from Communities to Neighbourhoods". Sébastien Caquard will join her to present the Atlascine project.
Atlas of Rwandan Life Stories
This atlas traces video-recorded life stories of members of the Rwandan-Canadian diaspora. It offers new ways of transmitting, sharing and studying personal and collective stories, using place as an entry point.
La Ville Extraordinaire
Working with oral history and place-based research-creation methods, La Ville Extraordinaire foregrounds the urban knowledge of four diverse groups of older Montrealers through the mapping of about 80 interviews.
Tell Me About Riopelle
This project maps 17 oral history interviews about the life and work of artist Jean-Paul Riopelle. This digital audiovisual archive deepens our understanding of the life and career of this world-renowned artist.
Intangible Heritage of Parc-Extension
A research project dedicated to mapping the memories and the intangible heritage of Parc-Extension, a diverse neighbourhood in Montreal, that is experiencing rapid gentrification.
Buskers in the City
"This project examines the position of the itinerant entertainer or musician in the political economy of Montreal. Urban and social transformations are explored from the vantage point of this itinerant figure through the mapping of oral history interviews of buskers."