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Selected Articles & Book Chapters

Hudson, David James. “The Displays: On Anti-Racist Study and Institutional Enclosure.” up//root, October 22, 2020.

Hudson, David James. “The Whiteness of Practicality.” Topographies of Whiteness: Mapping Whiteness in Library and Information Science.  Ed. Gina Schlesselman-Tarango.  Sacramento, CA: Library Juice Press, 2017. 203-234.

Hudson, David James. “On ‘Diversity’ as Anti-Racism in Library and Information Studies: A Critique.” Journal of Critical Library and Information Studies 1, no. 1 (2017).

Hudson, David J. “On Dark Continents and Digital Divides: Information Inequality and the Reproduction of Racial Otherness in Library and Information Studies.” Journal of Information Ethics, 25, no. 1 (2016): 62-80.

Hudson, Dave. “Unpacking ‘Information Inequality’: Towards a (Self-)Critical Discourse of Global Justice in Library and Information Science.” Canadian Journal of Information and Library Science (CJILS/RCSIB) 36, no. 3/4 (2012): 69-87.

Hudson, Dave. “Beyond Swag: Reflections on Libraries, Pencils, and the Limits of ‘Green’ Consumerism.” Greening Libraries.  Ed. Monika Antonelli and Mark McCullough. Duluth, MN: Library Juice Press, 2012. 193-207.

Selected Presentations

Hudson, David James. “On the (Anti-Racist) Politics of Anti-Racism Research.” 2nd Annual Lecture on Research & Scholarship. Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians, Research & Scholarship Committee. May 11, 2021.

Allard, Danielle, Jamila Ghaddar, and David James Hudson. “Countering Canada 150: A Conversation on Race, Colonialism, and the Nation.” Diversity by Design – Reframing Diversity Discourse in Canada, September 13, 2017.

Hudson, David James. “On Cultural Competence in the Library World: Situating Anti-Racist Self Work as Neoliberal Racial Politics.” Foundations & Futures: Critical Reflections on the Pasts, Presents, and Possibilities of Academic Librarianship – CAPAL/ACBAP Annual Meeting, Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, May 31, 2017.

Hudson, David James and Gina Schlesselman-Tarango. “On Structures and Self-Work: Locating Anti-Racist Politics in LIS.” Race Matters: Libraries, Racism, and Antiracism – 2016 LACUNY Institute, May 20, 2016.

Hudson, David James. “On Critical Librarianship & Pedagogies of the Practical.” Keynote address at Critical Librarianship and Pedagogy Symposium, February 25, 2016 .

Interview

Hudson, David James, and Fred Rascoe. “The Diversity Paradigm” [21-minute interview]. Lost in the Stacks. Atlanta, GA: WREK, May 5, 2017.

Poetry

Hudson, David James. “Library Poem #1.” Information Ethics and Global Citizenship: Essays on Ideas to Praxis. Ed. Toni Samek and Lynette Schultz. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2017. 7-8.

Hudson, David James. “Library Poem #2.” Information Ethics and Global Citizenship: Essays on Ideas to Praxis. Ed. Toni Samek and Lynette Schultz. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2017. 8-10.