Cynthia Imogen Hammond is Professor of Art History at Concordia University. Her research focuses on women and the history of the built environment, urban landscapes, research-creation, and oral history. She has published on architecture, the spatial history of the suffrage movement, public art, gardens, and the politics of urban change. Her recent publications include an essay on the Canadian artist Joyce Wieland and a book chapter on the relationship between photography and the nascent heritage movement in Montreal. Presently she is leading a SSHRC Partnership Development project on the urban knowledge of diverse older citizens of Montreal.
Sessions in which Cynthia Hammond participates
- In-community session: Teaching/Learning/Living Post-Industrial Ecologies: Roundtable on Concordia’s ‘Right to the City’ Initiative
- Signup required Salon Laurette - Salon Laurette
- 11:00 - 12:30 | 1 hour 30 minutes
- 13.50 Montreal Mansions: Photography, Architecture, and Heritage
- Participant Cynthia Hammond (Concordia University) |
- 9:00 - 9:30 | 30 minutes Part of: What does Photography Preserve? Reification and Ruin in the Photographic Heritage of a Place Called Montreal