Marika Joyce Hashimoto is the Library and Information Science Advisor to Arkatecht. She currently works as Digital Production Coordinator at Marvel Entertainment.
A native of New York City, she earned her B.A. in Black Studies at Amherst College and has studied translation and interpretation at the University of Hawaii, Manoa. She has over 15 years of experience in teaching, translation, and project management, with a strong interest in data science, information architecture and web development.
She is an M.L.I.S. candidate at the Palmer School of Manhattan, LIU Post and an M.A. candidate for Africana Studies at NYU through the Dual Degree Program. She is founder of Diaspora Links, a community library space in Tokyo, Japan.