AWARDS

GENDERIZE
Audience Award for Best Documentary Short, Translations Film Festival. Seattle, WA. 2017.

YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE
2017 Lambda Literary Award Finalist – Transgender Non-Fiction
The Globe 100: Best Books of 2016
CBC Arts: Best Books of 2016

AKIN
Jury Award, Regent Park Film Festival. Toronto, Ontario. 2012.
EP Canada/Canada Film Capital Award for Emerging Canadian Artist, Inside Out Film and Video Festival. Toronto, Ontario. 2012.

EVERYDAY TO STAY
Best Short Film, El Lugar Sin Límites. Quito, Ecuador. 2011.
Jury Award for Best Documentary, Bangalore Queer Film Festival. Bangalore, India. 2011.

STEALTH (with Alexis Mitchell)
Media Arts Grant, $20,000. Canada Council for the Arts. 2012.

Selected OTHER
Visiting Scholar, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University. 2017.
SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Chicago. 2016-2018.
Provost Dissertation Scholarship, York University. 2015-2016.
Mellon Residential Fellowship in Arts Practice & Scholarship, University of Chicago. 2013-2014.
SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship. 2013-2015.
Ontario Graduate Scholarship. 2012-2013.
York University Graduate Scholarship. 2011-2012.
Margaret R Award, York University Graduate Program in Women's Studies. 2010-2011.
Al Aubin UCLA LGBT Student Service and Achievement Award. 2004.
UCLA Women for Change Leadership Award. 2004.

PRESS
PRINT
MIAMI RAIL: Interview with RL Goldberg
DAILY XTRA: You Only Live Twice
CBC ARTS: Why do documentaries matter?
QUILL & QUIRE: Review of You Only Live Twice
THE GLOBE AND MAIL: Review of You Only Live Twice
CHALLENGING NOTIONS OF SEXUALITY – Carleton University
SOUTH SIDE WEEKLY - An Animate Archive, Review of #FOLLOWUS
CHICAGO READER - RESISTERECTOMY: Gender under the knife
NO MORE POTLUCKS - Under The Skin: Imag(in)ing Medicine’s Queer Pedagogies as Moving Pictures
CHICAGO MAROON - RESISTERECTOMY: In new experimental space, artists probe the gendered body
SOCIETY AND SPACE - Interview with JOHN GREYSON and CHASE JOYNT
FAB MAGAZINE - Interview with JOHN GREYSON and CHASE JOYNT
ORIGINAL PLUMBING MAGAZINE - Welcome to the World of Chase Joynt, interview with ZOE WHITTALL
RADAR PRODUCTIONS - Coming Up @ RADAR, interview with MICHELLE TEA
FAB MAGAZINE - AKIN screens at Regent Park Film Festival, interview with BRIAN BANTUGAN
RPFF 2012 - Presents LIFT/WHITES Most Promising Filmmaker Award to Chase Joynt
BLOUIN ARTINFO - Review I'M YOURS: Pride Week LGBT Short Film Festival Hits and Misses

RADIO
CBC RADIO 1 FEATURE - Portraits of a Transgender Toronto
CBC METRO MORNING RADIO - Miss Transgender Universe? with Nina Arsenault

PLEASE DON'T INSULT ME Poster campaign coverage
THE ADVOCATE - Canadian Ad Warns Against Trans "Confusion"
BLOGTO - National Post takes heat for running transphobic ad
CARE2 - Since When is Anti-Transgender Propaganda a Canadian Value?
PINK NEWS - Right-wing Canadian group accused of transphobia for ‘confusion’ ad
TODAYS PARENT - Does this ad reflect Canadian Values?
XTRA - National Post apologizes for running transphobic ad

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
Laurentian University. Sudbury, ON.
University of Toronto. Toronto, ON.
OCAD. Toronto, ON.
Vtape. Toronto, ON.
Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Centre. Toronto, ON.
New York University. New York, NY.
University of Chicago. Chicago, IL.
Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL.