Season 2, Episode 2: Interview with Veronica Arellano Douglas and Joanna Gadsby – Part 1

Martinique and Jen are back with their first ever interview of guests they did not know previously in real life! We talk to Veronica Arellano Douglas and Joanna Gadsby, authors of the article “Gendered Labor and Library Instruction Coordinators: The Undervaluing of Feminized Work.” We talk about their research and how they came to be… Continue reading Season 2, Episode 2: Interview with Veronica Arellano Douglas and Joanna Gadsby – Part 1

Episode 9: Academic Library to School Library

In episode 3, Martinique and Jen spoke with someone who transitioned from school libraries to academic libraries. In this episode, they speak with Geoff Greenberg about moving in the opposite direction. Geoff moved from an academic library to a high school library, and he talked  about what it’s like to work in a high school… Continue reading Episode 9: Academic Library to School Library

Episode 8: Parenting, teaching, and academia

Welcome back! This week, Martinique and Jen discuss the intersections, opportunities, and challenges of being parents (specifically mothers) and librarians. We talk about how our parenting journeys led us to our career choices, how pregnancy can force some of your personal life out in the open, what we’ve learned about teaching from being parents, and… Continue reading Episode 8: Parenting, teaching, and academia