Sebastian Oreamuno is a PhD student in Dance Studies program at York University (Toronto, Ontario). He holds a BA in Psychology from Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, B.C.) and an MA in Dance from York University. The Pointe Shoe: A Tool for Knowledge Production is an article that came out of his MA research, published in Contingent Horizons. His passion for dance began at a young age in Chile, and was later reignited when he began taking ballet and hip hop classes in Squamish, B.C. His current academic interests lie in the interstice of movement, migration and memories.