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book chapter (as author) "Alone Together in the Dark: Horror-Based Artworks and Fan Participation in Urban and Extra-Urban Space ", in Media Art in the Urban Environment ed. by Francis T. Marchese, Springer, pp 99 - 116
book "Elements and Principles of 4D Art and Design", by Ellen Mueller, Oxford University Press
article "Valley of the Deer: Jillian McDonald at Squeaky Wheel", by Jack Foran, The Public, Buffalo, May 26
book "The Transatlantic Zombie: Slavery, Rebellion, and Living Death", by Sarah Juliet Lauro, Rutgers University Press, pp 165-70, 177, 221
essay "Valley of the Deer" by Ivan Jurakic - for UWAG exhibition brochure download pdf (2.2MB).


book chapter "Brad Pitt as Art Muse" by Sarah Juliet Lauro, in Christopher Schaberg (editor), Deconstructing Brad Pitt - Bloomsbury Academic Press.
documentary " Doc of the Dead" by Alexandre O. Philippe view trailer.
article "Getting to Know Zombies" - by Kristen Hutchinson, Hyperallergic read online.


radio program "Valley of the Deer" CBC, IDEAS with Paul Kennedy, Jan 25 - listen online
artist's project "Valley of the Deer" 6-page photography spread launching augmented reality videos, Blackflash Magazine, Vol 30, Issue 1, Feb - May, 2013, pp 25 - 31 visit website / download pdf (1MB)
catalogue "Alone Together in the Dark" exhibition, text by John Spiak, Stefan St-Laurent, and Jillian McDonald
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review "The Modern Monster at Queen's Nails, San Francisco" - by Leora Lutz, San Francisco Arts Quarterly read online.
review "No Dull Affairs at Onsite OCAD" - by Caitlin Sutherland, Daily Serving, Aug 29 read online.
article "Woman to Watch: Jillian McDonald" - by Barry Chong, Toro Magazine, June 18, 2013 read online.
article "Q&A: Jillian McDonald On Highland Noir" - by David Balzer, Canadian Art, Summer 2013
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catalogue for "Electric Speed" exhibition, edited by Kate Armstrong download pdf
interview "Electric Speed" - by Cedar Tavern Singers, Vague Terrain online publication read online.
article "Edmonton horror film artist Jillian Mcdonald talks being named this year's Glenfiddich Artist-in-Residence" - by Rachel Phan, The National Post, June 25 read online.
catalogue "Faster Forward" - essay by Frank McCauley
article "For the Ethical Treatment of Zombies", by Sarah Juliet Lauro, Incognitum Hactenus, Volume 3 read online.
article "Audience Participation: The Social Network", by Anuradha Vikram, Artillery Magazine, April / May
article "Latest Distillery Project Turns into Horror Story", by Andrew Youngson, The Press and Journal, Scotland, Sept 28
article "Favourite Haunts", Mercedes-Benz Magazine, Fall/Winter 2012


book chapter and cover "Zombies Invade Performance Art...and your Neighbourhood" by Sarah Juliet Lauro, in Better off Dead, eds. Sarah Juliet Lauro and Deborah Christie, Fordham Press.
article "Beyond Galleries" by Claire Lieberman, in Art Experience NYC magazine, Fall 2011, pp 16 - 33 read online.
review "Suicide and Satan at Delaware County Community College" - by Roberta Fallon, Philadelphia Weekly, Apr 13 read online.
review ""My sweet, sweet", a funny, icky, outstanding show at Agnes Scott" - by Felicia Feaster,, Feb 23
catalogue "Horrified" - essay by Virginia Spivey download pdf file (16 pages).


essay "Say Like...If Someone Burns Toast..." - by John Massier, for Hallwalls exhibition catalogue.
download pdf file.
essay "Zombies" - by Kimberly Rhodes, for Drew University exhibition brochure. download pdf file (2 pages including images).
review "The Horror, The Horror: Jillian Mcdonald" - by Robert Enright, Border Crossings Magazine, December read online.
essay "Performativity and the Web" - by Joanne Lalonde, for La Chambre Blanche.
review "Exhibit Bloody Good...and Good and Bloody" - by Alison Gillmor, Winnipeg Free Press, Oct 14 read online.
essay "RedRum: Jillian Mcdonald" - by Milena Placentile, catalogue essay, Gallery One One One, University of Manitoba, read online.
essay "Jillian Mcdonald: RedRum" - by Cliff Eyland, catalogue essay, Gallery One One One, University of Manitoba, read online.
article "The Wildest Faculty Web Pages" - by Don Troop, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Dec 10 read online.


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interview "Brookyn DIY", documentary film by Marcin Ramocki
TV feature "Zombier" - Skräckministeriet series, SVT Television, Oct 1
feature "Jillian Mcdonald", e-magazine, pp 94-97, august issue
book Art and the Subway: New York Underground by Tracy Fitzpatrick, Rutgers University Press, pp 168-169
review "Jillian Mcdonald, Monstrosities" - Shotgun Review, by Genevieve Quick, July 22
review "We Walk with a Zombie: Nights and Days of the Dead Economy and Culture in Art, Movies, Books, and Song" - San Francisco Bay Guardian,
by Johnny Ray Huston, Cheryl Eddy, + Tony Papanikolas, July 8
review "Det er bare mega uhyggeligt!" -, by Sanne flyvbjerg, June 12
article "Zombiefest" - Malmö Lund CITY, by Tara Moshizi, May 26 download pdf file (2-pages including cover).
TV feature "Zombievandring i mörkret" - SVT Television, May 25
article "Zombierna Anfaller" - People Magazine (Sweden), by Mirjam Johansson, No 4
article "Odödliga drömmar" - Sydsvenskan, by Karin Arbsjö, May 6
review "Vad är det som finns i skogen?" - Sydsvenskan, by Ann Heberlein, May 31
article "Rädslan för det okända" - Sydsvenskan, by Fredrik PÅlsson, May 30
article "Tre kilometer skräck" - Kultur & Nöje, by Rikard Loman, May 30
article "De ska skrämmas i skogen" - Skå, by Yvonne Erlandsson, May 25
review "Osäkrad föreställning" - Kvällsposten Kultur KVP, by Malena Forsare, Jun 3 - read online.
radio interview "Skräckperformance i Malmö" - Sveriges Radio P1, by David Richter, May 26 - listen online.


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feature "Dead Sexy: Jillian Mcdonald Makes Zombie Art You Can Really Sink Your Teeth Into"" - Bust magazine, by Molly Simms, Oct / Nov read online
feature "Nuit Blanche: Getting your Zombie on" - The Toronto Star, by Marlene Arpe, Oct 4 - read online
feature "Jillian Mcdonald: Zombies Attack" - MOW Magazine, by David Jager, Oct - read online
review "Night of the Living, When Zombies can get 15 Seconds of Fame" - The Toronto Star, by Martin Knelman, July 10 - read online
review "Jillian McDonald: Richmond, VA" - Art Papers magazine, by Virginia B. Spivey, May/June, pp 72 -72 read online
feature "When She Screams, Monsters Run: Performance Artist Jillian Mcdonald" - American Classic Television Channel's "Who Loves Horror", by Christine Fall, March 25
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review "New York, NY" -, by Marisa Olson, May 9 - read online


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review "Jillian Mcdonald at Moti Hasson" - ARTCAL, October 25, 2007 - read online
review "Last Chance: Trent Morse on Jillian Mcdonald at Moti Hasson, New York" by Trent Morse, The Saatchi Gallery Daily Magazine, November 9th, 2007 - read online
review "ART MORE OR LESS" by Julia Morton, New York Press, 2007 - read online
review "Night of the Living Awes" - BUST magazine online, November 1, 2007 - read online
review "Daydream Believer" by Caitlin Jones -, Oct 8, '07 - read review
feature "Jillian Mcdonald" - NY Arts, Jan / Feb 2007 - read online
review "Political Timing" by William Hanley -, Oct 5, '07 - read article
tv program "VirtuelleLiebe" - Kulturzeit, Channel ZDF/3sat (Germany) with Stephan Mueller, Feb 14, '07 - watch interview!
review "Zombie Lands" - City Pages Minneapolis, by John Behling, May '07 - read online
review "A Flirtation with Desire" by Cate McQuaid - The Boston Globe, Feb 22, '07 - read online
review "Assembly Required" by Lennie Bennett - St. Petersburg Times, June 29, '07
review "Art on a Blender" by Megan Voeller - Tampa Creatiev Loafing, June 20 - 26, '07


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book Stalking by Bran Nicol, Reaktion Press, UK, pp 71-72 plus illustration download pdf
review "The Silly, the Erotic and the Adorable" by Benjamin Genocchio - The New York Times, Nov 12, '06 - read onlineor download jpg
article "Watch the Closing Doors, and Mind the Zombies" by Carol Kino - The New York Times, July 30
download pdf or read web version
article "Desiring The Image: On Celebrity and Fetishization" by Jack Anderson - Drain Magazine, Fall '06 read online
interview CBC "Socket" with Angela Antle, July 26 - listen to mp3
interview Art Radio "Art + Technology" with Daniel Durning, May 8 - listen to mp3
review "Jillian Mcdonald: Stand By Your Guns" aminima magazine, no. 16 - Spain - read pdf
interview CKDU (Halifax) "Art Smarts" with Darla Kitty, June 14 - listen to mp3
article "The Art of the Interstitial" by Michelle Kasprzak -, Jan / Feb
review "Doin' Miami" by D. Dominick Lomabardi - NY Arts magazine, Mar / Apr, Vol. 11, No. 3/4, and d'Art Magazine, Spr 06
catalogue "TransHudson" Fall 06
article "The Little DiVA that Couldn't" by Paddy Johnson - The Reeler, Dec 15 '06


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review "Jillian Mcdonald: Me and Billy Bob" by Valentina Culatti -, Dec 19
article “Jillian Mcdonald's Celebrity Relations" by Sylvie Fortin - Art Papers magazine - cover + article + limited edition artist's project
Sept / Oct - download pdf
review This week” - Eye Weekly, Aug '05
reviewThe Big Picture” by RM Vaughan – The National Post, Aug 13
essayDesiring the Image: on Celebrity and Fetishization” by Jack Anderson
articleShe’s Soaking in the Art of Obsession” by Peter Goddard – The Toronto Star, Mar 5
articleRandom Acts of Weirdness” by Murray Whyte – The Toronto Star, Mar 26
reviewPreview: Me and Billy Bob” by Johnny Dee – The Guardian, Aug 21


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artist pagesWeb Link - Jillian Mcdonald” – Blackflash Magazine, vol 22-1
reviewA Last Look at Web Destinations” by Pamela LiCalzi O’Connell -The New York Times, August
reviewAuction Action” by Kevin McGarry – Rhizome Net Art News, Aug 18
reviewThe Infinite Fill Show” by Roberta Smith – The New York Times, Aug 6
review “Violencia y cultura popular” by Juan Gonzalo, Arte, Spain - download pdf
catalogue "Spasm II"- exhibition at Paved Arts/AKA Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada
catalogue ISEA2004 Exhibition, Helsinki and Tallinn
review "Love from N.Y." by Joanne Milani - Tampa Tribune, April 25
catalogue "Live at The Centre, Performance Art in Winnipeg", curated by Shawna Dempsey
review "Eye Candy - Jillian Mcdonald" by David Balzer - The Eye Weekly, Toronto, Nov 4
essay “Home Like No Place: Jillian Mcdonald” by Pascale Malaterre – Bulletin vol 28, La Chambre Blanche Galerie


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interview CBC Ottawa - Brent Bambury’s ‘All in a Day’, Jan 8
interview CBC Ottawa - Brent Bambury’s ‘All in a Day’, Jan 14
reviewAIM 23” by Brian Boucher – Flash Art, October
review Market Share” by Karen Rosenberg – The Village Voice, Aug 22
review Me and Billy Bob” by Pamela LiCalzi O’Connell -The New York Times, July 3
reviewAdaptation” by Curt Cloninger -Rhizome Net Art News, June 9
articlePower Trip” by Ben Woodeson -a/n magazine, January
review “Avid for Art? Look In to This” by Carly Burton -
catalogue essay "Probing into the Distance"- CAFKA exhibition, Kitchener, Ontario
article “Stalking Billy Bob, for Art’s Sake” by Gilbert Bouchard -The Edmonton Journal, May28
interview CBC Edmonton -Gilbert Bouchard ‘Radioactive’, May 27


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review "Peepshow on Tour", Feb 6
article "Jillian Mcdonald - Home Like no Place" by Anne-Marie Boivert for the Biennale de Montréal catalogue
review "Second Sight" by Holland Cotter - New York Times, Mar 22
review "Peeping. Art in the World of Wadded-up Kleenex" by Bethany Jean Clement - Seattle Weekly, Feb 13 - 19
review “So This is Fame? 15 Seconds on the Street” by R.M. Vaughan - The Globe and Mail, Nov 2
“Fleeting Fame” by Peter Goddard -The Toronto Star, Oct 28
review “Looking In Brings Art to the Passerby” by Geoffrey Jacques and Lizanne Merrill - TheTribeca Tribune, Oct
catalogue essay
“Subject Matters” by Allyson Spellacy - for Second Sight exhibition
‘Sex TV’ Toronto
review “Porn in the USA” by Bill Picture - San Francisco Examiner, Feb 20

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catalogue essay “Never Ending Stories” by Rachel Echenberg - Pink Link ou La Proposition Rose
review “Silence, Elles Performent” by Bernard Lamarche -Le Devoir, Nov 17
review “Elles Attendent Votre Performance” (La Presse, Nov. 19) by Jérôme Delgado
article "Laughing" by Blair Martin - Tea and Sympathy, Plug In Cahier