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Irina Rogova
Race & Racism at UR Project Archivist
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Presentations

“Confronting Pasts: Community Engagement and Empowerment.” Roundtable participant at the National Humanities Conference, November 9, 2018, New Orleans, LA. (with Free Egunfemi, Untold RVA; Dr. Nicole Maurantonio, Department of Rhetoric and Communications Studies, University of Richmond; Dominique Harrington and Elizabeth Mejia-Ricart, Undergraduate Summer Research Fellows, University of Richmond).

“Joining Forces: Local Residents, Students, Historians, and Organizations Working Together to Highlight Shared Histories.” Panel participant at Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) Spring 2018 Meeting, April 14, 2018, Hershey, PA. (with Marianne Martin, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation; Lorna Loring and Rebecca Ebert, Handley Regional Library; and Amy Speckart, Rare Book School at the University of Virginia).

“Digital Virginia: Race, Space, and Identity.” Chair and panel participant at Humanities and Social Sciences Online (HNet) Virginia Forum, March 16, 2018, Abingdon, VA. (with Free Egunfemi, Untold RVA; Justin Madron, Digital Scholarship Lab, University of Richmond; and Erin White, Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries).

“Public Memory and the Private University: Untold RVA and the University of Richmond’s Race & Racism Project.” Roundtable participant at Imaging America, Davis, CA, October 14, 2017. (with Free Egunfemi, Untold RVA; Dr. Nicole Maurantonio, Department of Rhetoric and Communications Studies, University of Richmond; Elizabeth Mejia-Ricart and Jennifer Munnings, Undergraduate Summer Research Fellows, University of Richmond).

“Archives for Empowerment.” Panel participant at Allied Media Conference (AMC), Detroit, MI, June 18, 2017. (with Javier Sepúlveda Garibay and Jessea Young, Loyola Marymount University).

“Meaningful Acts of Disruption.” Panel participant at Allied Media Conference (AMC), Detroit, MI, June 17, 2017. (with Joyce Gabiola, Doctoral Student, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA); and Jessea Young, Loyola Marymount University).

“Making the Invisible Visible: Activating Black History through Digital Storytelling.” Panel coordinator for event at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA, October 6, 2016. (with Dorothy Berry, Umbra Search; Victoria Charles, post-baccalaureate fellow, Race & Racism at UR Project; Free Egunfemi, Untold RVA; Kelley Libby, UnMonumental; Dr. Robert Nelson, Digital Scholarship Lab, University of Richmond; Erin White, Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries).

“Race, Archives, and Campus Communities.” Presentation for DERAIL (Diversity, Equity, Race, Accessibility, and Identity in LIS) Forum, Simmons College, Boston, Massachusetts, March 26, 2016.

Memberships
American Librarian Association
Progressive Librarians Guild
Society of American Archivists
Professional Experience
Race & Racism at the University of Richmond Project Archivist, University of Richmond (2016-Present)
Santo Domingo Project Assistant, Widener Library, Harvard University (2015-2016)
Acquisitions, Cataloging, and Digitization Assistant, Schlesinger Library, Harvard University (2014-2015)
Education
B.A., Bard College
Historical Studies
M.S., Simmons College
Library & Information Science, Archives Management
Contact Information
(804) 289-8849