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Schedule

Last updated: May 30, 2013

MONDAY, June 17

9:00 - 10:30am

PLENARY: Grand Challenges Research Report
SJ 207A

Chair: Anne Gilliland, University of California, Los Angeles

Roderic Crooks and Morgan Currie, University of California, Los Angeles
Kathy Carbone, University of California, Los Angeles and CalArts

10:30 - 10:45am BREAK

10:45 - 12:15pm

Archives and Latin American Identity
SJ 204

Chair: Denise Anthony

"The Role of Archives in Post-Conflict Identity Formation in Latin America"
Mario Ramirez, University of California, Los Angeles and The Bancroft Library, U.C. Berkeley

"Freedom of Information in Latin America: An Archival Perspective"
Joel Blanco-Rivera, Simmons College

"Engaging Archives in Latin America: The Benson Collection's Post-Custodial Model"
Christian Kelleher, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas at Austin

Negotiations across Cultural Heritage Professions and Disciplines
SJ 207A

Chair: Richard Cox

"Why Can't Archivists be More like Librarians...and Vice Versa"
Jeannette Bastian and Patti Condon, Simmons College

"Complicated Collaboration: An Examination of the Relationship Between Records Managers and IT Professionals"
Trudi Wright, McGill University

"Museum Data Reuse: Objects, Metadata, and Interpretation"
Morgan Daniels, University of Michigan

"What's in a Name: 'Cultural Heritage' and 'Folklore'"
Cecilia Salvatore, Dominican University

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

AERI 2014 Planning Committee Meeting
Chair: Richard Cox

2:00 - 3:30pm

Recordkeeping Examined as Cultural Practice
SJ 204

Chair: Erik Borglund

"Developing Recordkeeping Cultures"
Gillian Oliver, Victoria University of Wellington

"Reading Records and Understanding Archivists through Ethnographic Research"
Sarah Buchanan, University of Texas at Austin

"The Case of the Toxic Release Inventory: Applying Archival Principles to Open Data"
Morgan Currie, University of California, Los Angeles

"War Defined by Recordkeeing Rules: An Analysis of US Advisor Province Reports from the Vietnam War"
Eliot Wilczek, Simmons College

What Do You Really Mean by That? Deepening the Meaning of Your Data: Discourse and Verbal Data Analysis workshop (Part I)
SJ 207A

Jonathan Dorey, McGill University
Christopher Colwell, University of Technology, Sydney

3:30 - 3:45pm BREAK

3:45 - 5:00pm

What Do You Really Mean by That? Deepening the Meaning of Your Data: Discourse and Verbal Data Analysis workshop (Part II)
SJ 207A

Jonathan Dorey, McGill University
Christopher Colwell, University of Technology, Sydney

Kinship, Personal Archives, and Family Archives
SJ 204

Chair: Sarah Kim

"Sentimental Belongings: Kinship in Asian American Women's Collections"
Vivian Wong, University of California, Los Angeles

"Personal Archiving and Citizen Archiving: A Fraught Marriage for Family History Researchers"
Heather Willever-Farr, Drexel University

"What is Family History?: Inter-disciplinary Perspectives on Archives, Genealogy and Cultures of Relatedness"
Noah Lenstra, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

5:30pm: First bus leaves for reception

6:00 - 9:00pm

AERI Year in Review, followed by Archival Films of Austin
Alamo Drafthouse - The Ritz

Hosts: Anne Gilliland, Lorrie Dong, and Snowden Becker

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TUESDAY, June 18

9:00 - 10:30am

Exploring Theories and Methods for Archival Studies
SJ 204

Chair: Paul Conway

"Archival Variety: Archives, The Live Performance Simulation System and the Virtual Vaudeville Prototype"
Tonia Sutherland, University of Pittsburgh

"Beyond Pillars of Evidence || Exploring the Shaky Ground of Queer/ed Archival Methodologies"
Jamie A. Lee, University of Arizona

"A Study of the Trajectories and Strategic Actions of Queer Archives as Social Movement Organizations"
Rebecka Sheffield, University of Toronto

Big Data workshop (Part I)
SJ 207A

"Big Data, Small Data, and Archives: Future Directions for Archival Research"
Amelia Abreu, University of Washington, and
Amelia Acker, University of California, Los Angeles

10:30 - 10:45am BREAK

10:45 - 12:15pm

Big Data workshop (Part II)
SJ 207A

"Archivists, Research, Teaching, and Curation of 'Big Data' in the Natural Sciences"
Alex Poole and Sarah Ramdeen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Archival Paradigms and Meaning-Making
SJ 208

Chair: Anne Gilliland

"The Value and Meaning of the Semiotics for the Archival Science"
Meung-Hoan Noh, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

"Record Performance - A Satellite Image in Three Acts"
Joanna Steele, University of Michigan

"What Archivists Can Learn from Cosmology: The Enduring Paradigm in Einstein's Universe"
Anthony Cocciolo, Pratt Institute

Community Archives
SJ 204

Chair: Jennifer O'Neal

"A Post-Custodial Analysis of Community Based Archival Practices"
Ellen-Rae Cachola, University of California, Los Angeles

"Media Arts Centers: Media Labs, Information Centers, or Community Archives?"
Lindsay Mattock, University of Pittsburgh

"Exploring Participatory Methodology in the Construction of a Digital Archive on Recovery in Mental Health"
Anna Sexton, University College

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

2:00 - 3:30pm

Digital Surrogacy, Reunification, and Aggregation
SJ 204

Chair: Cecilia Salvatore

"Virtual Reunification: Bits and Pieces Gathered Together to Represent the Whole"
Ricardo Punzalan, University of Maryland

"Replevin of Public Records: Recovery and Ownership in North Carolina"
Eleanor Mattern, University of Pittsburgh

"Traces and Transformations: The Case for the Archival Nature of Digital Surrogates"
Paul Conway, University of Michigan

Social Media for Communication
SJ 207A

Chair: Mary Choquette

"Archives Micro blog and Archives Culture in China"
Zhiying Lian, Shanghai University

"Sending, Saving and Deleting Text Messages: The Development of an Electronic Format"
Amelia Acker, University of California, Los Angeles

"Digital Humanities Blogs as Infrastructure for Scholarly Communication"
Matt Burton, University of Michigan

"Online Technical Support Encounters: Talking About Digital Materiality"
Jane Gruning, University of Texas at Austin

3:45 - 5:00pm Poster Session
School of Information, Tocker Lounge, 1616 Guadalupe St.

Presenters:

Kimberly Anderson, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
"Social Gestures in North American Appraisal Literature from 1994 - 2009: A Bibliometric Analysis"

Roderic Crooks, University of California, Los Angeles
"Polis or Plantation? Participation and Locative Media"

Jonathan Dorey, McGill University; Rebecka Sheffield, University of Toronto; and Patricia Ayala, University of Toronto Libraries
"Metadata Soup Can: Teaching Structural and Descriptive Metadata Through Metaphor""

Patricia Garcia, University of California, Los Angeles
"Archival Reference Services and K-12 Educators"

Jihyun Kim, Ewha Womans University
"Data management practices of university faculty in South Korea"

James King, University of Pittsburgh
"Say Nothing: Silenced Records and the Boston College Subpoenas"

Adam Kriesberg, University of Michigan
"The Changing Landscape of Digital Access: Public-Private Partnerships and Cultural Heritage Institutions"

Jocelyn Monahan, University of Pittsburgh
"Archiving Tumblr: New Media, New Personalities"

Frances Nichols, University of Tennessee
"Confronting the Vetruvian Man: Navigating the Application of Curation and Preservation Research"

Benedicta Obodoruku, Long Island University - Post Campus
"Refugees Information Needs in Tanzania"

Alex Poole, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"The Strange Career of Jim Crow Archives"

Sarah Ramdeen and Angela Murillo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Understanding User Motivations Regarding Earth Science Data Re-use: Assessing Opinions on Skills, Access and Trust"

Kan Zhang, University of California, Los Angeles
"Thinking in Nature/Nüshu: A Digital Future for a 'Women's Language'"

5:30pm: Buses leave for mentoring dinners

6:00 - 9:00pm Mentoring dinners at various Austin restaurant districts

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WEDNESDAY, June 19

Today's sessions are organized by track. Please attend the track that best fits your current status - Student, Junior Faculty, or Senior Faculty.

STUDENTS (EASP and doctoral)

9:00 - 9:45am

AERI Student Survey: Trajectories of the Field
SJ 207A

Sarah Buchanan, University of Texas at Austin
Jonathan Dorey, McGill University
Katie Pierce Meyer, University of Texas at Austin

9:45 - 10:30am

Diverse Perspectives on Archival Doctoral Careers
SJ 207A

Alison Langmead, University of Pittsburgh
Jennifer O'Neal, Georgetown University and University of Oregon
Maria Esteva, University of Texas at Austin
Carol Brock, University of Texas at Austin

10:30 - 10:45am BREAK

10:45 - 11:30am

Global Doctoral Careers
SJ 207A

Xiaomi An, China
Erik Borglund, Sweden
Jonathan Dorey, Canada
Joanne Evans, Australia
Joanne Mihelcic, Australia
Gillian Oliver, New Zealand

11:30 - 12:15pm

Student Future of AERI Meeting

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

2:00 - 3:30pm

What to Expect When You're Dissertating: Strategies for Finishing and Leveraging Your Dissertation workshop
SJ 207A

Michelle Caswell, University of California, Los Angeles
Ricardo Punzalan, University of Maryland

EASP Students: How to Apply for Graduate School
SJ 208

Kelvin White, University of Oklahoma

3:30 - 5:00pm

Student Stress Management
SJ 207A
Laura Davenport Ebady, UT Counseling and Mental Health Center
Volunteers from Austin Dog Alliance

6:00 - 9:00pm

Student Dinner and Discussion
UT Underground


JUNIOR FACULTY

9:00-10:30am

Managing Your Academic Career
SJ 208

"If it's a Marathon, Why Does it Feel Like a Sprint? Lessons and Strategies for an Academic Career"
Cal Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

"Building Blocks for a Successful Research Career"
Joanne Evans, Monash University

"Where Am I Going and Who Will Go With Me? The Why and How of Academic Collaboration"
Ciaran B. Trace, The University of Texas at Austin

10:30 - 10:45am BREAK


10:45-12:15pm

Building Collaborations - Academic Speed Dating
SJ 208

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

2:00 - 3:30pm

Junior Faculty Breakout Session
School of Information, UTA 5.522

3:30 - 5:00pm

Junior Faculty Future of AERI Meeting
School of Information, UTA 1.504

6:00-9:00pm

All Faculty Working Dinner
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


SENIOR FACULTY

3:30 - 5:00pm

Senior Faculty Future of AERI Meeting
School of Information, UTA 1.502

6:00-9:00pm

All Faculty Working Dinner
AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

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THURSDAY, June 20

9:00 - 10:30am

Digital Teaching Modalities
SJ 208

Chair: Alison Langmead

"Theory and Practice: Teaching Digital Public History in LIS"
Christine D'Arpa, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

"Synchronous Online Education: Engaging Students"
Richard Pearce-Moses, Clayton State University

Arrangement and Description in Digital Environments
SJ 204

Chair: Cal Lee

"Teaching About Evidence and Arrangement - Lessons from the APT Project"
Ciaran Trace, University of Texas at Austin

"Potential Merging Between Bibliographic and Archival Description"
Jinfang Niu, University of South Florida

"Social Network Analysis and Archival Description Research"
Katherine Wisser, Simmons College

Building a Collaborative Archival Research Community workshop (Part I)
SJ 207A

Angela Murillo, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Edward Benoit, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

10:30 - 10:45am BREAK

10:45 - 12:15pm

Building a Collaborative Archival Research Community workshop (Part II)

Angela Murillo, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Edward Benoit, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Conceptualization, Development, and Assessment for Digital Preservation
SJ 204

Chair: Pat Galloway

"Developing a Data Management Plan for the World Historical Dataverse"
Brian Beaton & Alison Langmead, University of Pittsburgh

"Examining Selection for Digitization Through the Lens of Reappraisal"
Rebecca Frank, University of Michigan

"Measuring Trustworthiness: An Index of End-User Perception for Digital Repository Content"
Devan Donaldson, University of Michigan

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

2:00 - 3:30pm

Developments in Archival Pedagogy
SJ 207A

Chair: Jeannette Bastian

"Evolved Roles, Evolved Curricula: The Who, Where and What in Digital Archiving Graduate Education"
Carolyn Hank, University of Tennessee

"The Predicaments of Teaching in the Emerging Archival Academy"
Richard Cox, University of Pittsburgh

"Digital Curation: A Set of Practices or the Emergence of a New Discipline? Methodology and Pilot Study Explored"
Patti Condon, Simmons College

Archival Diversity, Archival Ethics
SJ 204

Chair: Kelvin White

"The Ethics of Archival Intervention"
Robert Riter, The University of Alabama

"Un/Natural Silences: Donor Requested Destruction in the June L. Mazer Archives"
Stacy Wood, University of California, Los Angeles

"Re-using Ethnographic Records: Positioning Archives to Help the Subaltern Speak"
Dalena Hunter, University of California, Los Angeles

"Reconciling with the Archive: How Scholarship, Political Activism, and Archival Practices Limit and Enrich Each Other"
David Villarreal, University of Texas at Austin

3:30 - 4:00pm Walk to tour locations

4:00 - 5:00pm

TOURS
Harry Ransom Center
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library and Archives
Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection
Texas State Library and Archives Commission

6:00pm - onward
Dinner on your own
Music venues and restaurant suggestions will be made available

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FRIDAY, June 21

9:00 - 10:30am

PLENARY: Sustaining Archival Scholarship through AERI
SJ 207A

Chair: Elizabeth Yakel

Student rapporteur
Junior faculty rapporteur
Senior faculty rapporteur


10:30 - 10:45am BREAK

10:45 - 12:15pm

Recordkeeping Behavior in Work Environments
SJ 207A

Chair: Gillian Oliver

"Recordkeeping Informatics in Crisis Management"
Erik Borglund, Mid Sweden University

"Peer Learning through Narrative Construction: US Army Officers and Complex Records within a Professional Community of Practice"
Heather Soyka, University of Pittsburgh

"Electronic Records Management in Support of Collaborative Innovation & Community Capacity Building"
Xiaomi An, Renmin University of China

"What it Feels Like to Hold a Kilo of Cocaine: Archival Experiences in the Evidence Room"
Snowden Becker, University of Texas at Austin and University of California, Los Angeles

People and their Digital Archives
SJ 204

Chair: Ciaran Trace

"Respect des Fonds in Personal Digital Collections: Principles, Logistics and Ethics"
Cal Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

"Challenges and Strategies for Personal Digital Archiving from a Quantitative Perspective"
Donghee Sinn, University at Albany

"Little Records/Big Data"
Michael Wartenbe, University of California, Los Angeles

Social Media and Identities
SJ 208

Chair: Carolyn Hank

"Archival Identities on the Social Web"
Elizabeth Yakel, University of Michigan

"Archivists' Use of Social Media Applications: An Exploratory Study"
Jennifer Stevenson, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

"Big vs. (Very) Small Data: Social Media Output as Primary Sources in Historical Research"
Amalia Skarlatou Levi, University of Maryland

12:15 - 2:00pm LUNCH BREAK

2:00 - 3:30pm

Walking tour of the Texas State Capitol with Dr. David B. Gracy II

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