About

Jamie Jelinski is a Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University. Broadly, his work focuses on the history of visual culture in Canada and beyond from the late nineteenth century to the contemporary period. He received his PhD in Cultural Studies from Queen’s University (2019) with support from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. Jelinski has been a Visiting Scholar in the Art History and Contemporary Culture Division at NSCAD University (2017) and, aided by the Ireland Canada University Foundation, in the School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics at Queen’s University Belfast (2020). His research contributions include articles in Urban History Review, Journal of Canadian Studies, Visual Anthropology, and Études/Inuit/Studies. Jelinski’s first book, a history of professional tattooing in Canada, is under contract with McGill-Queen’s University Press. His second book, tentatively titled Unseen Images, is under contract Wilfrid Laurier University Press.