The Bedoun Archive: A Public Archive Created for the Northern Tribes Bedouin of Kuwait

@article{KennedyNouralDeen2018TheBA,
  title={The Bedoun Archive: A Public Archive Created for the Northern Tribes Bedouin of Kuwait},
  author={Susan Kennedy Nour al Deen},
  journal={Education as Change},
  year={2018}
}
This article describes the creation of the Bedoun Archive at the Australian Data Archive, managed by the Australian National University. The Bedoun are a Bedouin minority comprising stateless members of the main tribes of Kuwait. They have been subjected to “Othering” in scholarly literature, indicative of both Orientalism and neo-Orientalism, approaches that have contributed to their oppression by the state and omission from the official histories of Kuwait and the academic literature. The…