- Introduction: the struggle renewed / Teresa Y. Neely and Jorge R. López-McKnight -- Still ambiguous after all these years: reflections on diversity in academic libraries / Deborah Hollis -- Malore the explorer: becoming global with a library touch / Malore I. Brown -- The less than 1%: native librarians in conversation / Sarah Kostelecky and Lori Townsend -- Moving on and upward: keeping the doors of possibilities open. a conversation with Dexter R. Evans, MLS -- Boundaries of the body: finding my(whole)self / Jennifer Brown -- Do it for the culture: my life as an archivist / Rachel E. Winston -- You are not alone / Joanna Chen Cham -- How I got over / Evangela Q. Oates -- The Jackie Robinson of library science: 20 years later / Teresa Y. Neely -- "The shoe is too small, and not made for you!": racial "covering" and the illusion of fit / Silvia Lin Hanick -- "While I have the floor" / Mark D. Winston -- What have I learned from the past, present, and future? / Jose A. Aguiñaga -- Like our lives depended on it: reflections on embodied librarianship, counter- spaces, and throwing down / Nicholae Cline, Jorge López-McKnight, and Madelyn Shackelford Washington -- Uno de Solamente Cuatro: overcoming barriers to minority recruitment in Appalachia / Monica Garcia Brooks -- How does it feel to be a problem? the school-to-prison pipeline / Sheree D. White -- "...I shall become a collector of me. and put meat on my soul" / Kimberly Black -- Serving the sons and daughters of mechanics and farmers in the crossroads of America / Madelyn Shackelford Washington -- Grief in five stages: post librarian degree / Leni Matthews -- Confessions of a retired librarian / Lisa Burwell -- Being a super token at the American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming / Irlanda E. Jacinto -- Shi Shei Iiná Naaltsoos Bá Hooghan: "my library life" / Monica Etsitty Doram -- The skirt revolution: speaking out as a Mexicana librarian / Jimena Bretón -- Reflections of a long journey / Mee-Len Hom -- What do I have to be? / Tanya Elder -- My America / Ngoc-My Guidarelli -- I'm still here: an addendum to a personal perspective of academic librarianship / Lisa Pillow -- How never to be a librarian / Zora J. Sampson -- Letter to a new librarian of color / Sofia Leung.
- "20-year reboot of Neely and Abif's 1996 In Our Own Voices, containing 19 of the original contributors along 11 new voices, to represent the wide range of life and library experiences"--
- 9781538115367 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781538115374 (paperback : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-282) and index.
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