Category Archives: GLAM blog club

GLAMorous intersections: objects, ethics, and emotions

I first learnt about object-based learning (OBL) at a CRIG Seminar workshop facilitated by librarians from the University of Melbourne in 2016 and it made me realise I had already been kind of doing it and trying to do more … Continue reading

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Questions to consider when planning a party/referencing and navigating citational politics

As alluded to in previous blog posts and on twitter recently, I’ve been introducing citational politics into classes this year and, in the spirit of the GLAM blog club theme Questions, I thought I would share some questions I have … Continue reading

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Confessions of the Fox and collective reading, research and reflection

I first came across Confessions of the Fox in this interview/review by Justine Hyde in April –  I was hooked by this quote from the interview/review and had a copy of the book within 24 hours of reading it: “There … Continue reading

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A Killjoy Survival Kit for the Secret Feminist Agenda

Inspired by an episode of one of the tools in my killjoy survival kit, the Secret Feminist Agenda podcast by Hannah McGregor, and by the brilliant feminist killjoy Sara Ahmed, I thought I’d share some tools in my feminist killjoy … Continue reading

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Reading/making the margins and queerying GLAM spaces

About a month before I was due to go to LGBTQ Archives, Libraries, Museums and Special Collections (ALMS) Queering memory conference in Berlin, an invitation came into my email inbox at work from Son Vivienne and Quinn Eades. It was … Continue reading

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Talking about toilets in the GLAM sector and beyond

Talking about toilets in the GLAM sector and beyond may seem strange, so I thought I would write about it for this month’s GLAM blog club theme “Strange”. We need to talk about toilets in the GLAM sector and beyond … Continue reading

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Queering collections: Lessons from Leprechauns, Liverpool and London

Given this month’s GLAM blog club theme of collect, I thought I would take the opportunity to share some lessons I learned for queering collections from the National Leprechaun Museum, Liverpool and London. There is quite a lot of excellent … Continue reading

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