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Tuesday, October 15 • 10:20am - 11:15am
#t2e: ethics + community archives

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Presentations
Session Chair: Andrea Schuler (Tufts University)
 
Documenting Detention: The Complexities of Digitizing the Living Archive of a Vulnerable Community
Lisa Lamont, Amanda Lanthorne, Arel Lucas, Katie Romabiles, Matt Ferrill, Christine Zielinski, Joseph Baker, Ivette Lorona
San Diego State University, United States of America
 
The San Diego State University Library houses a collection of letters that documents the lives of migrants held at the Otay Mesa Detention Center on the US-Mexico border. This presentation examines the complex ethical and legal issues and ever-evolving workflow of digitizing and providing public access to such a collection.
 
 
Collaborating to identify and dismantle structural inequalities within the digital humanities field
Jessica Holland
ACOR, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
 
Digital Humanities in the Arab region is an emerging field facing inherited problems. An American research center in Jordan built an open-access digital archive providing interpretation based on local and international scholarship to try to combat such issues. This presentation will reflect on our process and offer guidance for replication.
 
 
The Woolsey Fire Memory Project: Community Archives as a Response to Collective Trauma
Josias Bartram, Melissa Nykanen, Kelsey Knox, Anna Speth, Reilly Saint-Amand, Alice Tsay
Pepperdine University Libraries
 
The Woolsey Fire Memory Project is a community archive created in response to the collective trauma of a mass shooting followed by a devastating wildfire. The project is designed to foster healing by providing a forum for community members to share their memories, while preserving a record for future study.
 

Moderators
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Andrea Schuler

Librarian for Digital Collections, Tisch Library, Tufts University

Speakers
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Jessica Holland

Archivist, ACOR
Working in Amman, Jordan on a digital archive project. Interested in middle eastern contemporary art and museum practice.


Tuesday October 15, 2019 10:20am - 11:15am
Meeting Rooms 5-6

Attendees (106)