Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 82: Archival Challenges During Covid-19

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In today’s episode I’m talking about archival pandemic backlogs and pressure points that COVID-19 have created in archival settings. 

Mentioned in this episode:
-Samantha Thompson, “Why don’t archivists digitize everything?

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 78: Resting for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Work

In today’s episode I’m talking about Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion work, also known as EDI work, and protecting yourself from burning out while engaged in this work. This episode is based on my experience engaged in EDI work connected to gender and sexuality inclusion.

Mentioned in this episode:
The Nap Ministry
EP 72: Passion Project Space

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 77: Chronic Pain and Working From Home

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In today’s episode I’m talking about managing chronic pain, archival labour, and working from home. This episode is based on my experiences working from home since March 2020 and rooted in my pain realities, so your mileage with it may vary.

Also, part way through the episode one of my cats decided to chow down near where I was recording. If you hear a weird noise, that’s what is causing it. Cats are fun.

Mentioned in this episode:
-Sam Winn, “This Disabled Life: Academic Conferencing in COVID times
EP: 15: Ableism and Accessibility in Public History

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 76: Writing Book Proposals

In today’s episode I’m talking all about book proposals. I reflect on the two book proposals I had accepted in 2020 and share some general tips I learned from that process.

Mentioned in this episode:
-Katie Linder, YGT Podcast “Writing and Pitching Book Proposals”
Trans and Gender Diverse Voices in LIS

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 74: Participating in Virtual Conferences

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In today’s episode I’m discussing my experiences attending three different virtual conference in October. I talk about online conference formats, recording and giving presentations, and interaction in online conference spaces.

Mentioned in this episode:
Canadian Research Knowledge Network 2020 Conference
TESS Online 2020: Humanizing Learning
Ontario Museum Association Annual Conference

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Historical Reminiscents Podcast EP 73: Article Feedback and Revisions

In today’s episode I’m talking about peer review feedback and article revisions. I chat about some of the recent articles I have revised, handling negative feedback, and my process for doing revisions.

Mentioned in this episode:
-Jo VanEvery, Revision following peer review is a normal part of the scholarly writing process
– Melissa Dalgleish, Learning to Love Being Edited

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