Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion #2020

Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion Mary Caldera Kathryn M. Neal Through the Archival Looking Glass A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion The impulse to create archives is rooted in the very human need to leave one s mark on the world Whether through letters diaries reports photographs films or a teenager s simple need to scrawl I

  • Title: Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion
  • Author: Mary Caldera Kathryn M. Neal
  • ISBN: 9781931666701
  • Page: 263
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion Mary Caldera Kathryn M. Neal The impulse to create archives is rooted in the very human need to leave one s mark on the world Whether through letters, diaries, reports, photographs, films, or a teenager s simple need to scrawl I was here on a subway wall, there s a deep desire in individuals to tell their stories, to be seen literally and figuratively in archives With this desire also comes theThe impulse to create archives is rooted in the very human need to leave one s mark on the world Whether through letters, diaries, reports, photographs, films, or a teenager s simple need to scrawl I was here on a subway wall, there s a deep desire in individuals to tell their stories, to be seen literally and figuratively in archives With this desire also comes the need to ensure that archives are as diverse as the world we live in and to preserve the individuals and cultures that have been consciously or unconsciously underserved in the archives.Through the Archival Looking Glass A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion, edited by Mary A Caldera and Kathryn M Neal, features ten essays that explore prominent themes related to diversity, including creating a diverse record, recruiting diversity to the profession and retaining a diverse workforce, and questioning the archive itself, on representation, authority, neutrality, objectivity, and power.This book illustrates a multitude of perspectives and issues so that fresh voices can emerge alongside familiar ones, and new concepts can be examined with new treatments of established ideas Diversity is an ever evolving concept the term itself is increasingly rephrased as inclusion By stimulating further ideas and conversation, we can come closer to a common understanding of what diversity and inclusion are or can be and, perhaps most importantly, how they may be realized in archives and the archival profession.
    Through the Archival Looking Glass: A Reader on Diversity and Inclusion Mary Caldera Kathryn M. Neal

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    1. A good overview of some of the issues facing archives today For example, how do we make our holdings diverse This text offers some insights and ideas on how to answer these types of complicated questions Chapters 1 and 3 are of particular interest if you are working with Indigenous communities.

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