The deadline for abstracts for this workshop at the John Rylands Library has now been extended until August 19th, 2018.


(Dis)connections: Networks and Archival Absences – Call for Papers

18th September 2018, 13.00-17.00, Christie Room, The John Rylands Library, The University of Manchester

This Student Run Research Network proposes to consider the use of archives and collections as sources for the exploration of past intellectual and professional networks. A series of half-day workshops will discuss the production and circulation of knowledge within and outside traditional cultural circuits, and the development of aesthetic trends in the modern age (19th and 20th centuries). They aim to bring together PhD students and early career researchers sharing material-based methodologies, as well as scholars and professionals in cultural heritage institutions.

@netmat_nw welcomes paper proposals for the first half-day workshop, to be held at The John Rylands Library (The University of Manchester) on the 18th September 2018. This event will introduce the network themes, engaging theoretically and pragmatically with the use of archives and collections. Specifically…

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