Mae WHELF a Jisc yn falch o gyhoeddi y gellir archebu lleoedd yn ein cynhadledd Lleisiau Eithriedig:

WHELF Excluded Voices Conference 

Outline Programme 22nd April 

10.00 – 10.05 – welcome and introduction from Alison Harding as WHELF Chair 

10.05 – 11.05: Keynote Session 1: 

  • Let the East Speak: Regional Cataloguing at SOAS (SOAS – Erich Kesse, Jotika Khur-Yearn, Carlos Leo-Roca, Burzine Waghmar) 
  • Systematic Exclusion of Area Studies Services and its Consequences (Waseem Farooq, Aga Khan Library) 

11.05 – 11.20: Break 

11.20 – 12.00: Breakout Discussion 1: Sharing experiences of amplifying excluded voices 

12.00 – 13.00: Lunch break 

13.00 – 14.00: Lightning Talks: 

  • Decolonising the British Library for Development Studies Legacy Collections (University of Sussex – Daniel Millum and Caroline Marchant-Wallis ) 
  • Involving Students in the Conversation on Decolonisation (University of West England – Jane Ojiako and Ludo Sebire) 
  • Towards Respectful and Inclusive Description for Indigenous People (Natalie Ansell – OCLC) 
  • Co-designing Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Resources (University of Southampton – Nicki Clarkson) 
  • The Student Curator Project: curating connections through collections (University of Surrey – Catherine Batson) 

14.00 – 14.15: Break 

14.15 – 15.00: Breakout Discussion 2: Towards a Cross-Sectoral ‘manifesto’ for change – how can we work better together to move the agenda forward 

15.00 – 16.00: Keynote Session 2:

  • Reading Lists and the Awarding Gap (University of Derby – Caroline Ball) 
  • The First Welsh-born Black Children’s Author: Creating Books I Wish I Had Grown Up with in Wales (Cardiff University – Jessica Dunrod) 

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