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Kara Bledsoe

Research Analyst, New York

Kara is a graduate of Swarthmore College, where she majored in a hybrid of cultural studies, African American history, film and media studies, and sociology. Currently, she is a MSLIS student at the Pratt Institute, specializing in digital archives and cultural heritage preservation.

Before joining AEA, Kara conducted research and designed databases for JSTOR, a digital platform for scholarly publications. She is interested in the intersections of technology, culture, diversity, and inclusion. Periodically, Kara contributes content to publications at these crossroads. She speaks English and German.