Category Archives: workshop

The Literary Diaspora and the Digital

From the Diasporic Literary Archives Project: The Diasporic Literary Archives Project will be holding its final meeting at Yale University on October 23rd and 24th, 2014. The workshop is titled “Diaspora and the Digital” and will review the challenges and the opportunities for born-digital literary archives and for digital humanities projects. It will investigate new forms […]

UK National Archives Academic Open Day 15 October 2014

The National Archives will be holding an Academic Open Day on Wednesday, October 15th, 2014. This event is designed to illuminate the research activities undertaken at the Archives, whilst encouraging networking and discussion with the wider academic community. As the official archive and publisher for the UK government, and for England and Wales, we are […]

Perversions of Paper — Update

      The original call for papers for this event generated such interest that there are now two linked events taking place under the banner of Perversions of Paper.   The first is an invitational workshop on Friday 20 June 2014 and approaches the themes specifically from the perspective of contemporary arts and creative practice. […]

Pop-up Workshop: Sex + Gender + Archive

    Friday 9 May 2014   13:00 – 17:00 Venue:  University of Tampere, Linna Building, Kalevantie 5, room 6031 How do new debates concerning sex and gender reframe what we do in and with archives? Are our understandings of evidence shifting? What does it mean to take archives and archiving as the subjects of our […]

CFP: LETTERS — MAKING AND MEANINGS

Friday 27 June 2014 Venue: Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, London  

CFP: Forbidden Access: Censoring Books and Archives

6-7 November 2014, Senate House, University of London A collaboration between the Institute of English Studies, the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies and Senate House Library.     ‘Forbidden Access’ is a multidisciplinary conference exploring how published works and archival materials and the ideas contained in them are affected, obscured or distorted by censorship. The […]

Pop-Up Workshop: Document and Contract

Kent Centre for Law Gender and Sexuality, University of Kent, 3 April 2014.   A workshop  examining questions of materiality, method, endurance and transformation with respect to the document and/or the contract. Details here.   This is an Archive Futures event. 

Archives for the Future: Programme

Mnemoscape has announced the full programme of speakers for their Archives for the Future conference. An Art and Visual Culture Conference Saturday 29 March 2014 Fyvie Hall, The University of Westminster 309 Regent Street, London W1B 2HW The conference is free of charge. Registration is now open and it will close on the 25th of March […]

Perversions of Paper

A one day symposium jointly organised by the Birkbeck Material Texts Network and Archive Futures on Saturday 28th June 2014. The call for papers can be found under Events.

The Pop-up Workshops

The Pop-up Workshops We are launching a new network initiative: the archivefutures Pop-up workshops. Read about them and think about offering to convene a pop-up!