Back in August of 2008, myself and a few other members of the Portland Radical Reference Collective came together to organize and catalog the 800+ titles that comprised Bitch Magazine‘s lending library. After some researching, we created a thesaurus and assigned subjects to each book, then had a cataloguing party with a slew of Rad [...]
Retrobackblah?Hello. I am Renee C. Bartley, an archivist, records manager, and library scientist living in Portland, Oregon. I enjoy comic books, nonfiction, my cat Bawbwa, and prefer the British invasion to the zombie one.
'Retrobacklore' came about when I misheard the word 'retropactum', which came about when Mikey misheard the word 'retrospective'. I liked the way it sounded and wanted something to bear its name. The end.
retrobacklore at gmail dot com
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