About us

Scientific Committee

Scientific Director:

Anna Giaufret, Department of Modern Languages and Cultures, University of Genoa

Members of the Scientific Committee:

Chedly Belkhodja, Professor, School of Community and Public Affairs, Concordia University, Montreal, and director of the Centre for the Study of Politics and Immigration

Thara Charland, Postdoctoral researcher, Département des littératures de langue française, de traduction et de création, McGill University, Montreal

Johanne Desrochers, Montreal Comic Arts Festival director 2014-2022

Emanuelle Dufour, comic artist and postdoctorant, CIÉRA and Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec

Michel Hellman, comic artist and professor at l’École multidisciplinaire de l’image, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Gatineau

Laura Madokoro, associate professor, Department of History, Carleton University, Ottawa

Organizing Committee

Mélanie La Roche, General Director, MCAF

Virginie Mont-Reynaud, Programming Director,  MCAF

Audray Fontaine, Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator, CIRM

Johanne Desrochers, MCAF’s General Director 2014-2022, MCAF

Maude Bourassa-Francoeur, Project Manager – Cultural Mediation, MCAF

Our Partners

MCAF would like to thank its partners for their support and collaboration:
the Canada Council for the Arts, Conseil des arts de Montréal, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Montreal Studies (CIRM).
Thanks also to our service partner the Quartier des spectacles Partnership and Armada Film.

Thanks to Jacques Goldstyn for his magnificent illustration work.

In Collaboration with