Speaking back to colonial collections: Building living to Aboriginal archives

Kirsten Thorpe (Worimi people, Port Stephens, NSW) is a professional archivist, who has led the development of protocols, policies, and services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in libraries and archives across Australia. Kirsten is a Senior Researcher at the Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education & Research, University of Technology Sydney and a PhD student at Monash University, where is she is investigating questions of cultural safety in libraries and archives.

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