*Early-bird registration for the NEA/A.R.T. Spring 2018 Meeting is now
Join New England Archivists (NEA) and the Archivists Round Table of
Metropolitan New York (A.R.T.) for a joint Spring 2018 Meeting, “Rise Up,”
March 22-24 in New Haven, Connecticut.
At "Rise Up," we will explore the personal, professional, and political
implications of archival advocacy, particularly with regard to social
justice efforts, community engagement, economic challenges, activist
tactics, and career sustainability for individuals in the archival field.
In addition to conference sessions, the schedule will include repository
tours, a community work day, and the chance to meet up with colleagues from
across New England and metropolitan New York. Find more information on the
- 25 conference sessions
- Four full-day workshops
- Day of Service at two locations (New Haven Pride Center
<http://www.newhavenpridecenter.org/> and New Haven Free Public Library
- Plenary speakers Matthew Connelly (Columbia University) and Emily
Drabinski (Long Island University)
- Tours of New Haven and Yale libraries and museums
- Movie night! Dinner! Fair use game show!
Please contact the Program Committee co-chairs: Rachel Chatalbash at
[log in to unmask] and Bonnie Marie Sauer at
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If you have questions about registration, please see our Registration FAQ
<https://newenglandarchivists.org/Registration-FAQ> or contact NEA's Registrar,
Olivia Mandica-Hart, at [log in to unmask]
For questions or concerns about accessibility and/or disability
accommodations that you would like addressed before registration, please
contact NEA’s Inclusion and Diversity Coordinator co-chairs Rosemary Davis
and Rose Oliveira at [log in to unmask] for assistance.
Looking forward to seeing you in New Haven!
New England Archivists