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Friday, July 28 • 10:00am - 11:00am
402 - Identifying and Dismantling White Supremacy in Archives: Developing a Plan of Action

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In this session, we will collectively generate a concrete plan of action for identifying and dismantling white supremacy in archives. Participants will first read Peggy McIntosh's article, "White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack." We will then collectively generate a list of white privileges in archives. Then, for each privilege generated, we will brainstorm a concrete plan of action for dismantling that particular privilege. Participants will leave with an agenda they can start working on immediately.
Facilitator: Ricky Punzalan

Chair
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Michelle Caswell

Assistant Professor, UCLA
Michelle Caswell, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Archival Studies in the Department of Information Studies at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). She is also the co-founder of the South Asian American Digital Archive (http://www.saada.org).

Speakers
MC

Marika Cifor

Doctoral Candidate, UCLA
Marika Cifor is a PhD Candidate in Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she is also completing Certificates in Gender Studies and the Digital Humanities.
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Jamie A. Lee

Assistant Professor, University of Arizona
Jamie A. Lee, is Assistant Professor of Digital Culture, Information, and Society, at the University of Arizona.

Moderator
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Ricardo L. Punzalan

Assistant Professor, University of Maryland College of Information Studies.
Ricardo L. Punzalan is an Assistant Professor of Archival Studies at the University of Maryland College of Information Studies. His research contributes to the growing area of research on the impact of digitization and online access to both archival institutions and the users the... Read More →

Friday July 28, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Oregon BR 201 Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE MLK, Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR 97232

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