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Kara Bledsoe

Kara Bledsoe

Kara Bledsoe is a Research Analyst for AEA Consulting and a MSLIS student at the Pratt Institute. She has interest in Black history and culture, science history, archives, digital humanities, data collection and database building, and cultural studies. In her free time, Kara enjoys traveling around the world, visiting museums, libraries, galleries, and archives, and reading/writing about the intersections of information science and culture.

Dorothy B Porter

What Dorothy Porter’s Life Meant for Black Studies

Dorothy Porter, a Black woman pioneer in library and information science, created an archive that structured a new field.