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Is the Materiality of the Archive its Power?

In my last blogpost I examined ‘The Power of the Archive’ and concluded that records themselves predominantly don’t hold inherent power, but are assigned power through interactions with people. I concluded that the only¬†inherent power of the archives lies in their materiality. Thank you to everyone who engaged in the resulting conversation. You definitely prompted… Read More Is the Materiality of the Archive its Power?