d'Archive Episode 2: Literary Collections and Black Experience in the Arts

Highlighting literary collections at the Archive & Special Collections with guest archivist Melissa Watterworth Batt.  Focusing on the creation, collection and access to Black Experience in the Arts through spoken word poetry and performance.


Jayne Cortez – Endangered Species List Blues

John Coltrane – Equinox

Gwendolyn Brooks – Golden Shovel

Heroes Are Gangleaders – Final Vinyl


Logo by Melica Bloom

About The Author

Graham is an Archivist overseeing the Human Rights and Alternative Press Collections at the UConn Library, Archives & Special Collections. His work focuses on the archivist as activist and expanding access to archives for a diverse audience.

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