François Mouillot

François Mouillot recently completed his PhD dissertation on the Montreal experimental music scene in Communication Studies at McGill University. His research interests include Music Studies, Sound Studies, Cultural Studies, Media Studies, Identity Politics, Improvisation, and Disability Studies. François has published articles and book chapters on the role of popular and improvised cultural practices in relation to identity politics in cultural minorities of the West in the contemporary contexts of Quebec and the Basque region of France and Spain. François plays the guitar and a number of electronic and noise-making instruments, and his active in a number of projects blending popular and experimental musical aesthetics.