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Laughter Filled the Space: Challenging Euro-Centric Archival Spaces

My latest article, written with Skylee-Storm Hogan is now out in the International Journal of Information, Diversity, & Inclusion. Our article, “Laughter Filled the Space: Challenging Euro-Centric Archival Spaces” looks at the physical spaces of archives and the ways in which archives can be more welcoming to Indigenous peoples and Indigenous community researchers.

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 78: Resting for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Work

In today’s episode I’m talking about Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion work, also known as EDI work, and protecting yourself from burning out while engaged in this work. This episode is based on my experience engaged in EDI work connected to gender and sexuality inclusion. Mentioned in this episode:–The Nap Ministry –EP 72: Passion Project Space … Continue reading Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 78: Resting for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Work

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 77: Chronic Pain and Working From Home

In today’s episode I’m talking about managing chronic pain, archival labour, and working from home. This episode is based on my experiences working from home since March 2020 and rooted in my pain realities, so your mileage with it may vary. Also, part way through the episode one of my cats decided to chow down … Continue reading Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 77: Chronic Pain and Working From Home

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Residential School Artwork Conversations

On February 18th at noon ET Skylee-Storm Hogan and I are going to be talking about artwork made by Residential School students and the implications of sharing this artwork today. Our conversation will be moderated by Maddy Bifano. This webinar was partly inspired by the article Skylee-Storm and I wrote in 2020 for Art Libraries … Continue reading Residential School Artwork Conversations

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Reflecting on 2020

Normally, I post a year end recap of what work, projects, and writing I’ve done in the past year. I’ve decided against doing that this year. I’ve done things that are worth talking about and I’m working on projects that I’m excited about. But 2020 has been hard. The last thing we need right now … Continue reading Reflecting on 2020

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