Monica Galassi

Monica Galassi is an Italian researcher who has worked in Australia since 2010 on different projects and initiatives to support Aboriginal self-determination in cultural institutions. She is passionate about finding ways to promote human rights and equity of access, in particular through physical and digital archives. She is currently a PhD student at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), and a Research Assistant at the Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research at UTS. Previously Monica was part of the Indigenous Engagement team at the State Library of NSW and the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Archive (ATSIDA) project at UTS Library.