Tag: #MuseumWorkersSpeak

Women in the Archives Resource List

Women, Archives & Self-Preservation Please see the list below of women, primarily women of color, in the archives. We see this list as inclusive of diverse voices and critical perspectives to center marginalized voices. These are narratives not often included or highlighted in the history texts, and therefore are not part of the historical canon. […]

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The Empty Seat Beside You

It is of no surprise that inclusion and diversity are hot topics, or that my inbox has been flooded with CFPs for conferences on the subject of revolution, protest, and social justice. #BlackLivesMatter has shaken up the Twitterverse and caused various institutions and disciplines to reevaluate modes of access to the field and the viability of […]

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FRESH TALK at the National Museum for Women in the Arts

Can there be gender parity in the art world?

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MuseumNext Indianapolis 2015

The 2-day conference collaborated around strategies toward inclusivity and the responsibility of the museum as a learning environment to deepen its engagement. So what do we learn by being inclusive?

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Mining the Digital Landscape, Engaging Communities of Color

So we know a few things about these digital platforms: A) There is an immediacy and ability to mobilize or respond vs. the top-down structure of the museum B) They collectivize people across institutions C) They archive and preserve (tag, url) But that’s the platform…What about the people? What we see is, communities of color […]

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