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Thursday, July 27 • 12:15pm - 1:30pm
Open Forums: SAA Diversity Committee

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Diversity and inclusion have become buzzwords in the field of archival science, whether in developing collections, supporting graduate students, or providing outreach. Less has been said about the lived experiences of the representatives of "diversity" in our profession itself. Archivists from marginalized communities often end up standing as representatives for a broader whole in ways that make navigating the profession more complex and challenging than it is for others. This forum, sponsored by SAA’s Diversity Committee, features panelists who are established archivists from a variety of backgrounds and identities who explore and explain the personal and structural state of "inclusive" archives. 

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avatar for Dorothy J. Berry

Dorothy J. Berry

Umbra Search Digitization and Metadata Lead, University of Minnesota Libraries
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Nancy Liliana Godoy

Archivist & Librarian, Chicano/a Research Collection, Arizona State University Library
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Petrina Jackson

Head, Special Collections and University Archives, Iowa State University
Petrina Jackson is the Head of Special Collections and University Archives at Iowa State University. She was previously with the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia as Head of Instruction and Outreach, she has worked at the Division... Read More →
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Derek T. Mosley

Archivist/ Division Manager, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
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T-Kay Sangwand

Librarian for Digital Collection Development, University of California, Los Angeles
T-Kay Sangwand is a Certified Archivist who has worked extensively on preservation partnerships with organizations in US, Latin America, Asia and Africa. She is currently a Librarian at UCLA Digital Library and was previously Archivist for UT Austin's Human Rights Documentation I... Read More →

Thursday July 27, 2017 12:15pm - 1:30pm
C124 Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE MLK, Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR 97232

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