I am a PhD. student in the University of British Columbia’s School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies, the Archivist-Historian for the Consensual Non-Monogamies taskforce of the American Psychological Association. I also run the queer history project 50 Years On, Many Years Past and contribute to Homosaurus an international linked data vocabulary for LGBTQ terms.
Additionally, I work as a research/project assistant with Dr. Marika Cifor and Dr. Robert D. Montoya on a project called Classifying, Documenting, and Preserving Human Sexuality at the Kinsey Institute.
I am currently especially interested in histories of sexuality, censorship, and queer theory, and in applying these histories to knowledge organization, radical/queer classification, and archives.Download Resume (pdf)
PhD. Information Library, Archival and Information Studies
University of British Columbia
Master of Library Science, Archives & Digital Humanities, 2020
Indiana University Bloomington
Master of Art, History and Culture, 2013
Bachelors of Art, English & History, 2011
Keene State College
Archivist-Historian; Executive Board
Researcher: Classifying, Documenting, and Preserving Human Sexuality at the Kinsey Institute
‘The Price of Admission’ GLAMs and Internship Diversity
Graduate Assistant ; Intern
Taught American History, Essay Writing, and Democracy to freshman, sophomores, and juniors.
Used class and internet participation, outside engagement in teaching 20-30 pupils.
Instructed on a variety of topics, including creative poetry, freshman composition, and literature classes.
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Open Access Graduate Assistant
Historical Researcher and Cataloger
International Researcher and Author
CFO, Moderator, Podcast Host
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