Archiving Fellowships Blog: Charya Burt, Part 4
In his final blog post, Lingyu reflects on the silences and gaps in traditional archives, and the ways that his work and the work of the other Fellows pushes the field toward representing those missing pieces.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Ballethnic, Part 3
In her final blog post, shady provides a point-by-point overview of her work with Ballethnic this past summer, and offers insight and advice for others working on archiving projects with dance companies.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: DCDC, Part 4
In the final section of his blog, Quentin writes about digitizing the files of choreographer James Truitte, and includes reflections on Mr. Truitte’s contributions to Dayton Contemporary Dance Company from Sheri “Sparkle” Williams.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Guadalupe Dance Company, Part 4
In her final blog post, Tere discusses curating an exhibit about the GCAC, the value of seeing the public interact with archives, and key takeaways.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Dancing Wheels, Part 2
In her final blog post, Hallie writes about how she tackled the many priorities for Dancing Wheels’ archives by getting started on multiple projects and establishing procedures that can be continued by the company staff.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Ballethnic, Part 2
In her second post, shady Radical reflects on the whirlwind experience of attending “Reframing the Narrative” at the Kennedy Center with Ballethnic Dance Company.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Charya Burt, Part 3
In his third blog post, Lingyu reflects on the magic of hearing an archival recording of Charya Burt on San Francisco Public Radio and the power of archives to connect us to the past.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: DCDC, Part 3
In the third part of his blog, Quentin writes about interviewing long-time DCDC dancer Sheri “Sparkle” Williams, and shares her reflections on her tenure with the company and the influence of various choreographers and teachers.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Guadalupe Dance Company, Part 3
In her third blog post, Tere discusses digital preservation, the future of the archive project after her departure, and the importance of situating the archive in the community’s history.
Archiving Fellowships Blog: Charya Burt, Part 2
In their second blog post, Lingyu discusses some of the technical limitations of Charya Burt Cambodian Dance’s Airtable database as well as progress on resources to make the database usable and discoverable.