Michelle Mohabeer

Jasbir Puar

Dr. Michelle Mohabeer is a multi-award winning Toronto-based, Guyana-born, film-video artist, writer, film/media studies/women’s studies lecturer at the University of Toronto (Scarborough), and at Trent University. Mohabeer’s work has been extensively exhibited at festivals, conferences, and galleries across North America, Europe (Italy, UK, Spain, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland and France), India, Australia, the Caribbean (Jamaica, Guyana, Trinidad, Barbados,), and Japan. Dr. Mohabeer’s films and videos have been collected by over sixty university libraries across North America, the Caribbean and Australia. Her films have been profiled and appear in the following collections and catalogues: Film Fatales, The Romance of Transgression in Canada, North of Everything, The Bent Lens, Women’s Experimental Cinema, Queering Canada: A Collection of Essays, among others.