Ashley Maynor is an assistant professor and serves as the digital humanities librarian. Her research focuses on how communities commemorate and manage public tragedies, such as the Sandy Hook school shooting, Virginia Tech tragedy, and Boston Marathon bombing. She specializes in documentary, transmedia, and the history of libraries and information sciences.
Topics of expertise: public tragedies, grief and memorialization, archives, digital humanities, independent filmmaking, documentary, transmedia
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