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Friday, August 17 • 9:45am - 10:45am
407 - Breath of Life: Collaborating with Native Researchers across the Smithsonian

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Panelists discuss the various ways in which the Smithsonian Institution collaborates with Native American researchers to make archival materials more easily accessible and the processes involved more transparent. Representatives of the National Museum of the American Indian and the Recovering Voices Program talk about the most recent Breath of Life Archival Institute for Indigenous Languages as well as other collaborative projects with Native community groups. Moderator: Nathan Sowry

Chair
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Nathan Sowry

Reference Archivist, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution

Speakers
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Judith Andrews

Program Assistant, Recovering Voices, Smithsonian Institution
Judith works with community groups from different tribes making the collections & archives of the Smithsonian accessible for language & knowledge revitalization. She has a BA in Anthropology from the College of William & Mary and an MA in Museum Anthropology from Arizona State Un... Read More →
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Rachel Menyuk

Processing Archivist, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution


Attendees (129)