About

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Eileen Mary Holowka is a writer, editor, and PhD candidate who sometimes makes games and music. She is also General Manager of the gaming company Infinite Ammo Inc. Her dissertation research focuses on the intersections of social media and endometriosis. She has published on self-imaging, Instagram, online affective labour, and the intersections of media and trauma. For her master’s thesis, she created a digital narrative called circuits about the act of narrating sexual trauma within institutional spaces. Eileen also has plenty of experience working in theatre, including an intensive week-long workshop in London, England with ZUUK where she created a project that explored the intersections of performance and games. The same team has also performed multiple experimental shows in Montreal. In 2017, she worked in a team to create a playable art project (Place des ALTs) for Montreal’s largest ever public art event, KM3.