The Archival History Section will hold its annual meeting during the ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2022 conference via Zoom on Monday, August 8 at 11:00 am-12:30 pm CT (beginning 12:00 pm EST, 10:00 am MT, 9:00 am PT). Participation is free for anyone interested in the history of archives, whether you are registered for the Society of American Archivists’ conference or not. However, attendees are required to RSVP in advance for the Zoom session: Zoom registration for Archival History Section
Highlights of this year’s meeting include the presentation of the Archival History Article Award, as well as guest presentations.
As our guest speakers we are delighted to welcome Petrina Jackson (Lia Gelin Poorvu Executive Director of the Schlesinger Library, Harvard University) will speak on Outsider Leading from the Inside: Journeying through Archives Leadership as a Disrupter and Micha Broadnax (Project Manager, The Black Teacher Archives Project, Harvard Graduate School of Education Research) will speak on Professional Concerns: Reflections on Organizing the Black Teacher Archive.
The Agenda of the Archival History Section Meeting for 2022 will be as follows:
a. Updates from section liaison, Mario Ramirez
2. Old business
a. The year in review
b. Report from Archival History News (archivalhistory.news)
3. New business
a. Archival History Article Award
a. Outsider Leading from the Inside: Journeying through Archives Leadership as a Disrupter, Petrina Jackson, Harvard University
b. Professional Concerns: Reflections on Organizing the Black Teacher Archive, Micha Broadnax, Harvard Graduate School of Education Research
5. Introduction of incoming Steering Committee Members
Close Section Meeting