Rachel Poliquin

Rachel Poliquin is a writer and curator. She holds a Ph.D. from the Programme of Comparative Literature at the University of British Columbia and a B.F.A. in painting and printmaking from the University of British Columbia, a Post-Baccalaureate in painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and a Masters in Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities from Stanford University.  She is the author of The Breathless Zoo: Taxidermy and the Cultures of Longing.