Black Matters of Value: Archiving James Baldwin's House as a Virtual Writer's Museum

@article{Zaborowska2018BlackMO,
  title={Black Matters of Value: Archiving James Baldwin's House as a Virtual Writer's Museum},
  author={M. Zaborowska},
  journal={American Quarterly},
  year={2018},
  volume={70},
  pages={505 - 529}
}
Abstract:In progress at the University of Michigan and the National Museum of African American History and Culture, this digital humanities project proposes a virtual writer's house-museum for James Baldwin (1924–1987)—a civil rights movement activist, a black queer intellectual who lived overseas and one of the most important twentieth-century American writers. "Archiving James Baldwin's House" focuses on documenting and making accessible to students, researchers, and fans "Chez Baldwin," the… Expand