Month: April 2019

‘Decolonising the Archive’ workshop report: challenging ‘otherness’ and inherent hierarchies

By Mary Wills, Wilberforce Institute

Organised by the Antislavery Usable Past and funded under the auspices of the Arts and Humanities Research Council ‘Care for the Future: Thinking Forward Through the Past’ theme, the ‘Archives into the Future’ seminar series has provided a forum for creative debate about the issues facing archives today. The final workshop in the series was held at Friends House in London on 26 March 2019. The theme for consideration and discussion was ‘Decolonising the Archive’. Continue reading