PastForward Power Session!

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I am the 2014 National Trust for Historic Preservation Mildred Colodny Diversity Scholar for Graduate Studies in Historic Preservation Studies. As part of my application, I expressed an interest in speaking at this year’s annual PastForward conference in Savannah, Georgia. I was so thrilled to be given that chance! I spoke about “Connections: Relaying, Relating and Relevancy of Stories from Underrepresented Communities.”

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I was the only graduate student to present their own Power Session at the conference and it was well-received and attended. I will do another post about the topic itself later, but I really enjoyed it and the Q&A session afterwards. We had started to run over! I look forward to the conference being in my hometown of D.C. next year. See you there!

More info about the Colodny Scholarship
(presentation photo by Kate over at The Globe Trotting Building Hugger)

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