Alexandra Bal




Most Recent Affiliation / Department / Job Title:


  • Ryerson University, Associate Professor

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  • ISEA2020

    Dr. Alexandra Bal is an associate professor in the RTA School of Media, at Ryerson University. Toronto, Canada. She has done funded research focused on the impact of social digital media on children and youths. She now researches the impact of western culture on the senses and how to create decolonized sensory literacy. Her digital photography focuses on creating nature vivante photographs, portraits that celebrate nature’s sentience. She also participates in ecological art by decolonizing land. For the last 16 years, she has helped a forest regain its sovereignty over farmland.


Last Known Location:


  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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