The following message has been posted by the Outreach Committee of the
Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC).
--- 2009 ARSC CONFERENCE: CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS ---
Proposal deadline: January 5, 2009
ARSC invites presentation proposals for its 43rd annual conference, to be
held May 27-30, 2009, in Washington, DC.
ARSC is dedicated to the preservation and study of sound recordings -- in
all genres of music and speech, in all formats, and from all periods -- and
welcomes presentations on all aspects of recorded sound of interest to our
community of collectors, historians, musicians, preservationists, and
In general, we seek talks, papers, panel sessions, and demonstrations that
are informative and well organized, display a passion about their subjects,
and include compelling audio and visual content. We especially welcome
presentations that showcase Washington, DC and the greater mid-Atlantic
Presentation proposals are due January 5, 2009. Please use the submission
form on the ARSC website:
Presenters will be notified of acceptance by January 31, 2009.
For more information, contact David Giovannoni, ARSC Program Chair:
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The Association for Recorded Sound Collections is a nonprofit organization,
unique in bringing together private individuals and institutional
professionals -- everyone with a serious interest in recorded sound.