Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Guelph

Evadne Kelly is a Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellow at Re•Vision: Centre for Art and Social Justice. Her book, Dancing Spirit, Love, and War: Performing the Translocal Realities of Contemporary Fiji (DSA Series, University of Wisconsin Press), addresses histories and legacies of colonialism. Dr. Kelly is a leading researcher and co-curator of Into the Light: Eugenics and Education in Southern Ontario. The exhibition is co-funded by Bodies in Translation: Activist Art, Technology, and Access to Life and Guelph Civic Museum.

Experience

  • 2019–2021
    Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellow, Re•Vision: The Centre for Art and Social Justice, University of Guelph

Education

  • 2014 
    York University, PhD

Publications

  • 2019
    Dancing Spirit, Love, and War: Performing the Translocal Realities of Contemporary Fiji, University of Wisconsin Press

Professional Memberships

  • Centre for Imaginative Ethnography