Mark Andrew Hamilton is a second year MA student under the advisement of Dr. Peter Gossage at Concordia University, Montréal, with a particular interest in queer archival histories and oral history. Outside of academia, his music as Woodpigeon and as a member of Frontperson has received critical acclaim from The Guardian, New York Times, Die Zeit and others. His work as a writer has appeared in publications including The Vienna Review, Metropole and Icelandair Stopover, and he is presently the community director for QueerMTL at Tourisme Montréal and the curator of special exhibitions at the Archives gaies du Québec.