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Associate Director of Library & Museum Programming at the American Philosophical Society. Yours in promoting useful knowledge! Tweets my own. he/him

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Breaking: This is a major step forward in the church's support for LGBTQ people. Pope Francis: “What we have to… https://t.co/hg4Cx3kGk2
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsMark your calendars—Dr. Shandin Pete will give the first Indigenous Studies Seminar of the 2020-2021 year on “A Rev… https://t.co/ijNBCOu9o7
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10/21
2020
Meet the Project Team of C18th Libraries Online: https://t.co/xyMo7fhIfp @MarkTowsey @sophiehjones1 @MaxSkjonsberghttps://t.co/4xCMc6USVB
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10/18
2020
What a great way to end the week! Mark your calendars for our co-sponsored (with @PaineCottage) virtual book talk b… https://t.co/aMFk8CUv4h
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsDr Williams's library - the pre-eminent library for research on English Protestant Dissent - in central London is s… https://t.co/92BI5bzpLV
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10/17
2020
RT for a chance to win a copy of @BronwenEverill's 𝑁𝑜𝑡 𝑀𝑎𝑑𝑒 𝐵𝑦 𝑆𝑙𝑎𝑣𝑒𝑠: 𝐸𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑐𝑎𝑙 𝐶𝑎𝑝𝑖𝑡𝑎𝑙𝑖𝑠𝑚 𝑖𝑛 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝐴𝑔𝑒 𝑜𝑓 𝐴𝑏𝑜𝑙𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛𝑖𝑠… https://t.co/IVWEMp2kNY
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsGreat project overseen by my colleague @JeffAppelhans @AmPhilSociety Creative #DH solution to tracking analog books… https://t.co/gLFovOuFbUThis week’s #hiddenCatholiccollection documents the long and complicated relationship of Native Americans and the C… https://t.co/jCDML14bSb
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10/16
2020
Even before the outbreak of war in April 1775, Americans had in effect already “declared independence,” according t… https://t.co/fJ7nfDZhIh
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsTomorrow afternoon at 1PM we’ll hear from staff and fellows from the Center for Digital Scholarship on their most r… https://t.co/C4sQNaPrPu
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsCongrats @pedrorgld on winning this year's @UrbanHistoryA Michael Katz Dissertation Award. It's been an honor to kn… https://t.co/MD2MsdQkuB @thelostms @lepler @Daniel_Rood1 @DonJamesM Absolutely true! From the manuscript workshop with leading scholars to… https://t.co/KIhX88Qa3O
10/15
2020
MONEY: Scholars, librarians, and archivists. @OIEAHC and @GWBooks is funding a digital collections fellowship. Help… https://t.co/8cVIMKgLpy
Retweeted by Kyle B Roberts @BlackDigitalHum @HarrisClemmie @HistorianJo @NicoMyTurn @willkuby @jjponcevazquez @erin_cohnPhD @SVBeurdenhttps://t.co/hxmKD0SVrr
10/13
2020
A good way to spend Indigenous Peoples Day is searching around in this great digital resource stewarded by my… https://t.co/jMxGQL3LMAThe Society’s collections hold materials related to 650 Indigenous communities. Learn more in the guide:… https://t.co/ctTt1eXhK6
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsMade a tik tok video about Native voting rights #Nativehistory https://t.co/uT83jVVGD4
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsFive Ideas for Celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2020 https://t.co/2tEHNb496h
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsJoin us for our next lunchtime lecture on Wednesday at 1pm! This week we're welcoming @gustavelester, PhD candidate… https://t.co/eHHSRoyu0Y
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10/12
2020
All of the #3D models in the new @Smithsonian3D collection are now available online on the website for Girlhood: It… https://t.co/HjJHtClIx1
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10/11
2020
We are excited to announce the virtual panel on "Catholicism, Public Scholarship, and the 2020 Election" feat… https://t.co/JlYhLjuhT3
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10/10
2020
The Merton’s Bookshelf Project allows users to explore the books that Merton acquired and to flip through scans of… https://t.co/G7VIR5GWjP
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsThis week’s #hiddenCatholiccollection is the library of Thomas Merton (1915-1968). The Merton Center at Bellarmine… https://t.co/MOj5Mcygd0
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsAs a postdoc, Patrick Spero found a treasure map in the APS collections—watch this week's Career Chats to learn how… https://t.co/RBG3BvhGcR
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10/8
2020
Great talk today from @TheBlackJourne1 on the internet from @AmPhilSociety Learned about the Black Philadelphia Law… https://t.co/N9pletE9sG
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10/7
2020
We're celebrating 25 years of Creative and Performing Artists and Writers Fellowships at AAS with an online retrosp… https://t.co/HrLmDmTy7X
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsComparing insects to people did not flatter either in this #newacq, an entomology manuscript from 1848: “I have tho… https://t.co/G3vKN7kGud
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10/6
2020
Wonderful to see the Sisters of Charity of St Augustine releasing interactive exhibitions of their collections each… https://t.co/zORwtxSAlJmy first published article -- on provenance as pretext, institutional collecting practices, the differences between… https://t.co/a5gDrHHUA9
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsThe US is experiencing a reckoning. Now there is courageous support for this urgent task. I am inspired by the just… https://t.co/W0RJsgWDXh
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsHappy #ArchivesMonth! Unsure about how to use digital resources from an archive and want to use them in teaching? J… https://t.co/DZ8p3dGPZa
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsIf you missed @ColdWarScience 's great @AmPhilSociety conversation with @Adrianna_Link last month on "Science, Fre… https://t.co/ZRdmvcbD5yThis Wednesday 10/7 at 1PM EDT Raina Yancey, Esq. will talk about the history of Black lawyers in Philadelphia. Mor… https://t.co/UyuK4zkrYp
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10/5
2020
Would you RT this to remind people that how @kyoag handled the grand jury for the police killing of #BreonnaTaylorhttps://t.co/ip7v7lCyIv
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10/3
2020
Want to learn more about what goes into scholarly programming at the APS's Library & Museum? Tune in for this week’… https://t.co/HlfZzBIIYV
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsExcited for this tonight! Register for free below; talk is 7pm ET today. Guaranteed better & more informative viewi… https://t.co/N8WciwIefr
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsWant to take all the personal drama out of this year's election? Go vote. Now. Today. I stood in line for at least… https://t.co/sMrZucVTKS
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsIt's been such a pleasure to work with my @AmPhilSociety colleagues @JeffAppelhans @davidjgary @comebackcitieshttps://t.co/gXGCOF192wFeeling the need to unwind? Want to spend the day surrounded by crafts? Check out the APS’s Library & Museum’s Pint… https://t.co/P3zrUBR1N1
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsThanks to @LUCTSDH for the chance to talk about https://t.co/ZXNceoslk8 this afternoon. It was so nice to see famil… https://t.co/0GtxqhMNRr
10/1
2020
What did it mean for James Madison to write in his weather journal “English peas in bloom”? How do we make decision… https://t.co/6YxvZXiZYh
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsWho made climate records in early America? What can we learn from them beyond the weather data that they contain? L… https://t.co/ZcgJItI9EB
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsLooking forward to hosting Raina Yancey next Wednesday, Oct. 7 at 1pm ET @AmPhilSociety and learning more about "Th… https://t.co/UkCwR5xzp4
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9/30
2020
Excited to be talking on the Maryland Loyalism Project at my old stomping grounds @LUCTSDH . Join @BenBankhurst and… https://t.co/TMwFvinwlU
9/29
2020
Shout out to the parents out there raising their children to be kind; to befriend the shy kid in class who will be… https://t.co/tXmEbY7eWS
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9/27
2020
Register for #virtualC19 - it’s around the corner! Check out our amazing program: https://t.co/H0CTzArCfO
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9/26
2020
The Archival Resources for Catholic Collections (ARCC) Repository Working Group announces its first symposium serie… https://t.co/i3VUrCLlSI
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsFinal panel of #NASI2020 kicks off with @Adrianna_Link and @ArchivistBrianC speaking with former @AmPhilSociety fel… https://t.co/pPut5jBQLOReal shift away from rewarding institutions for being the only site that holds certain documents argues @AnnaNarutahttps://t.co/u6jcHzfcuTCassandra Smith talks about the process that went into the decision to place an Indigenous archive in a historic st… https://t.co/MydGLs59LUImportant question about how to represent sacred sites in online resources today. @arqlgoGuillermo that there has t… https://t.co/OjBGHprY6eObservations from Fellow Cassandra Smith: working with communities, native or otherwise, challenging. Seldom consen… https://t.co/T6Vr3K3haQ
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsAnother use of @mukurtu planned by Cassandra Smith of the Pueblo of Isleta for sharing community-related materials.… https://t.co/7d0Fqk5EwcCommunication with the community is essential when understaking these projects - newsletters, meetings, etc shares… https://t.co/9doPcd9IKKImportant to understand how Indigenous community members actually share their cultural products and knowledge when… https://t.co/DexryiWa9CCommunity council meetings are another important site to engage with people when starting a new project. Integrity… https://t.co/k0inOKD4UYStart by showing the potential for what could be done online shares @AnnaNaruta when it comes to working with Indig… https://t.co/NBoCRbZe5EFirst question for panel from @ArchivistBrianC is about how to balance longstanding goals with new digital tools an… https://t.co/t3ND56weSMFinding out about https://t.co/86rakwSnXH, where you can view Ratified Indian Treaties "Here you can view them for… https://t.co/0fIb62gy3a
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsPlease support Lynne Jackson @DredScottLives as she fundraises to dedicate a new memorial honoring her great-great-… https://t.co/ODDejRqCvU
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsI get way too exciting when I see Sufjan Stevens trending on Twitter ...'I have a sense of urgency': Sufjan Stevens wakes from the American dream https://t.co/rZeJC1KEV9
Retweeted by Kyle B Roberts.. Marco Mendez, Anna Naruta-Moya, Cassandra Smith, and Edward Noel Smyth. Watch to be inspired! #DH #Knowledgesharing #NAISLast day of the #NASI2020 conference. In today's panels, the spotlight shifts to the fantastic fellows generously f… https://t.co/vlkk1HuWmxInterested in a Library or Archive career? Want to learn more about a great @AmPhilSociety staffer? Check out this… https://t.co/RfgxWbfVCjWe picked this one up a couple weeks ago. There’s a similar one at @LindaHall_org. https://t.co/4pRIVMALYR
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsMost 18th-century indenture contracts lasted about 4 years, but one woman, Catherine Biesman, was indentured for 26… https://t.co/v2aquQAW2t
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9/25
2020
Great questions for #NASI2020 panelists: How do you define the communities you work with? Those communities themsel… https://t.co/lFkPpopNvDJorge Emilio Rosés Labrada asks of the #NASI2020 panel about how they approach the issue of gathering or regathering consent.Creator attribution as a challenge facing Jahnke and her colleagues. @Mukurtu rethinks what the attribution should… https://t.co/846JZYafKiLori Jahnke shares important work on community memory in the Xavante community of Brazil. Using @mukurtu to organiz… https://t.co/cWpQnrWLIxBrigittine French talks about work transcribing and analyzing testimonials of Mayan survivors of genocide collected… https://t.co/hubkvLcobCBrigittine French @GrinnellCollege and Lolmay Pedro Oscar Garcia Matzar speak about their work in Guatemala followi… https://t.co/8GVchJYUYzBootcamps not for everyone, but with a small cohort of students, this can produce a very useful resource for an Ind… https://t.co/ASg9bEOQ32Value of this work creating grammars reflects the wishes of Indigenous community members. Existing materials not ac… https://t.co/hm0huoSgxYWriting a book on a language in a month is daunting, but work on specific questions about aspect of the language (s… https://t.co/KCFdRi0jlKBowern explains how non-Indigenous institutions can support the work of Indigenous language centers through bootcamps #NASI2020Claire Bowern @Yale is up first in Panel 6 on digital archives and language reclamation. #NASI2020Starting now! #NASI2020 https://t.co/QWh2OQOHmrChahta Tosholi is a virtual speaker series organized by Choctaw Nation Historic Preservation that features Choctaw… https://t.co/So8OIUu0fY
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsLearn more about the new Choctaw Nation Cultural Center #NASI2020 https://t.co/y1DAUcbOMvAlan Corbiere in moderating this panel wisely comments that it is not enough to repatriate items and documents -- t… https://t.co/e1ZCNFPttI
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsOwnership, control, access, and possession are key issues, argues Alan Corbiere, in talking about tribal archives.… https://t.co/bz6vUEmo1DTribal archives center Indigenous voices, an important theme throughout #NASI2020 conference this week. Brings hist… https://t.co/00VpkUz0lQTribal Archives, argues @rkmiron , have the potential to advance relationships between tribes and non-native cultur… https://t.co/bfrjpylc0VAnd the museum responded positively! Traditional knowledge was key to showing the object transcended the original o… https://t.co/G1HDJcPR5tDisplay of artifacts held in non-Indigenous collections brought into the Stockbridge-Munsee Museum had a powerful e… https://t.co/avpDoCw3bcDespite the fact that the Choctaw Nation has an amazing and deep archive, not all viewpoints and memories are inclu… https://t.co/AQS9iZDXkt
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsMegan Baker lays out the rich sources that are in and outside of archives for Choctaw history, a reminder of the ri… https://t.co/4aVVDQu7pDWant to learn more about “Engaging Digital Archives to Meet Indigenous Communities Priorities”? Tune in to… https://t.co/pWx0CyCgsC
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsHistories written by non Native historians complicate the Native history and don’t tell the whole story #NASI2020
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsBaker points out that the state of Oklahoma used this faulty scholarship in their arguments in the recent McGirt vs… https://t.co/zVenrG26tnMegan Baker is interested in how accounts by non-Indigenous writers about the Choctaw shape understandings of sover… https://t.co/3fSm3sHbD6Learn more about the work of @rkmiron @heatherbruegl Megan Baker and Joseph Gone #NASI2020 https://t.co/HqlAhN2BNsHappening now!! #NASI2020 https://t.co/NmuzXdZEj1
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9/24
2020
"Young people are going to change the language. You can choose to be anxious about it, or you can choose to work wi… https://t.co/4DZ5HCTXb0
Retweeted by Kyle B Roberts"Language revitalization is about... making sure your language is the language of power and use." "Success comes… https://t.co/dY2G8kEgO4
Retweeted by Kyle B RobertsLanguage revitalization is about two things: protecting the speakers you have while while making news and making su… https://t.co/1Tt6R5EsUuX'unei Lance Twitchell sees a rising trend in second language speakers among Tlingit. Focus should be on communicat… https://t.co/GS43jdZEeKWhen you reach the critical point of possibly loosing a language because your number of fluent speakers slowly fade… https://t.co/MQgS2XBHql
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9/23
2020

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