Top of page

Category: News and Events

The word

An Evening with Nobel Peace Prize Winner Maria Ressa

Posted by: Sasha Dowdy

This is a guest post by Joshua Kueh, Southeast Asian Reference Librarian at the Asian Division of the Library of Congress. On Saturday, December 3, 2022, the Library of Congress will host an evening with 2021 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Maria Ressa. A journalist with extensive experience in Asia, Maria Ressa is acclaimed for holding …

The word

An Important Honor for Joy Harjo and “Living Nations, Living Words”

Posted by: Robert Casper

The Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums recently presented one of its Guardians of Culture and Lifeways International Awards to the Library of Congress and Harjo for “Living Nations, Living Words,” her signature project as the nation’s first Native American poet laureate.