It has been brought to my attention that links were faulty in the CFP for Society of Southwest Archivists I posted yesterday. A corrected announcement follows. I apologize for the replay. Call for Papers Society of Southwest Archivists Annual Meeting Shreveport, Louisiana May 20-23, 2009 Plans are well underway for the Society of Southwest Archivist's 2009 Annual Meeting in Shreveport, Louisiana. Laura McLemore and her enthusiastic Local Arrangements Committee are planning an exciting meeting revolving around the theme, Into the Future Full Steam Ahead! Attendees at the Shreveport meeting will experience lots of Southern hospitality peppered with local culture - art, music, film, and architecture. The 2009 SSA Program Committee invites your proposals for program sessions. Full proposals are encouraged. Sessions are scheduled for 90 minutes and typically include three papers though panel discussions or other formats are also welcome. For proposals, include title and brief description of the session; titles and brief descriptions of each paper; names of session organizer and each presenter including affiliation; address, email address and phone numbers for all. Also include audio-visual equipment needs for the session, and whether or not session presenters will provide their own equipment. Individual papers may also be submitted with complete information included in the proposal. The committee may form sessions based on individual papers submitted. The deadline for session proposals is: Monday, December 1, 2008. Early proposals are encouraged. Please submit all proposals online through the SSA website: Call for Papers (electronic version): http://southwestarchivists.org/HTML/Program.htm <https://owa.uta.edu/exchweb/bin/redir.asp?URL=http://southwestarchivist s.org/HTML/Program.htm> Session Proposal Form: http://southwestarchivists.org/HTML/cfp09.htm Need ideas? Moving image archives Music/sound collections Architectural collections management (including CAD) Cartographic collections Collaborative projects Collections security/high profile thefts/forgeries Copyright Difficult/controversial collections Digital collections/management/ projects/preservation Fundraising successes (other than grants) Minimal processing implementation Outreach Planning new facilities Questions? Brenda S. McClurkin, CA Chair, 2009 SSA Program Committee The University of Texas at Arlington [log in to unmask] phone: (817) 272-7512 fax: (817) 272-3360 "If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be"--Thomas Jefferson "He who destroyes a good Booke, kills reason it selfe" -- John Milton Laura Lyons McLemore, Ph.D. C.A. William B. Wiener, Jr. Prof. of Archives and Historic Preservation Noel Memorial Library Louisiana State University-Shreveport One University Place Shreveport, LA 71115 318-797-5378 Fax 318-797-5156 This message is intended only for the use of the Addressee(s) and may contain information that is PRIVILEGED, CONFIDENTIAL, and/or EXEMPT FROM DISCLOSURE under applicable law. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution, or use of the information contained herein is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. If you received this communication in error, please destroy all copies of the message, whether in electronic or hard copy format, as well as attachments and immediately contact the sender by replying to this email.