Bio: Zoë Druick is Associate Professor in the School of Communication. Her primary areas of teaching and research are media studies, cultural industries and cultural theory. Her research considers histories, theories and trajectories of documentary and reality-based media. Her most recent books are The Grierson Effect: Tracing Documentary’s International Movement (BFI 2014, with Deane Williams) and Cinephemera: Archives, Ephemeral Cinema and New Screen Histories in Canada (McGill-Queen’s University Press 2014, with Gerda Cammaer). Other publications include Allan King’s A Married Couple (UTP 2010), Programming Reality: Perspectives on English-Canadian Television (WLU Press, 2008) and Projecting Canada: Government Policy and Documentary Film at the National Film Board (McGill-Queen’s, 2007). She is currently co-editing special issues of the Canadian Journal of Communication on Cultural Production in Canada (with Danielle Deveau) and the European Journal of Cultural Studies on Gender and Property on Reality TV (with Jean Bruce).