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Tammy WilkersonHill-Fisher (Fisher), international doll diversity advocate and public speaker will close out the Black Doll Archival portion of the Inaugural Black Doll Symposium, hosted by the Department of African and African American Studies at Duke University. Fisher, owner of Curiositeej, LLC, will talk about the history and future of Black doll archiving.

“I am honored to speak at this event,” Fisher said. “When I entered the doll arena, I sold dolls to help cover my child’s medical costs. I couldn’t have imagined, a decade later I would be speaking as an expert in a symposium with some of the most influential Black doll advocates and experts in the world.”

To learn more about Fisher and her goals of increasing diversity in doll and doll-adjacent spaces, visit her website:

The symposium will be a two-day, virtual, conference celebrating Black dolls through the eyes of doll artists, scholars, and collectors. It will be held March 15 and 16, 2024, and delivered live via Zoom.

For more details about the symposium and to reserve your free ticket, visit:


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