Talks

Upcoming Presentations:

The History and Currency of Tribal Libraries: Sovereignty, Information, and Empowerment.” Joint Conference of Librarians of Color, Albuquerque, NM. Thursday, September 27, 2018.

Relationality and Indigenous Systems of Knowledge: At the Heart of Indigenous Librarianship.” Joint Conference of Librarians of Color, Albuquerque, NM. Friday, September 28, 2018.

2018 Presentations:

“Relationality. Reciprocity. Responsibility. Respect: Library Services Based on Indigenous Systems of Knowledge.” Keynote address. Puget Sound Educational Service District (PSESD) Teacher Librarian Institute, Seattle, WA. August 8, 2018.

“Indigenous Systems of Knowledge in the Library and Information Science (LIS) Curriculum.” Panel. Native American and Indigenous Studies Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA, May 2018.

“Relationality and Indigenous Systems of Knowledge: At the Heart of an LIS Pedagogy.” Colloquia Series, School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. Canada. January 2018.

2017 Presentations:

International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museums, Albuquerque, NM. (2017). “Sharing Stories of Tribal Libraries: History, Sovereignty, and Empowerment.”

Society of American Archivists, Portland, OR. (July 2017). “Archival Education that Serves the Needs of Tribal Archivists and Communities: Three Perspectives.” Panel

Tribal College Librarians Professional Development Institute, Bozeman, MT (May 25, 2017). “Indigenous Systems of Knowledge”

Tribal College Librarians Professional Development Institute, Bozeman, MT (May 23, 2017). “Tribal Library Stories” (slides available here)

2016 Presentations:

2016 International Conference of Indigenous Archives, Libraries, and Museums, Phoenix, AZ (October 2016). “The Indigenous Information Research Group: Rebuilding Nations, Empowering Communities”

“History of the American Indian Library Association (AILA).” (August 2016) Recorded presentation for the 2016 AILA Executive Board.

2015 Presentations:

New Librarians Global Connections Webinar Series. (July 30, 2015). “Exploring the PhD Option.” Webinar with other speakers: Fiona Jardine and K.R. Roberto

9th International Indigenous Librarians’ Forum. Winnipeg, Manitoba.  (August 6, 2015). “Co-creating knowledge: Indigenous Systems of Knowledge and Information Institutions”

9th International Indigenous Librarians’ Forum. Winnipeg, Manitoba.  (August 2015). “Native Systems of Knowledge” (poster)

American Library Association Annual Conference. San Francisco, CA. (June 27, 2015). “Fearless Questions and Fierce Conversations: Recruiting and Retaining LIS Doctoral Students of Color” Panel Presentation.

14th Annual Symposium of Native & Indigenous Scholarship, University of Washington. (May 8, 2015) “Indigenous Systems of Knowledge and Information Institutions: Intersections and Strategies”