Archives Week 2007
"Power, Privacy, and
the Public Good:
the Politics of Archives"
Schedule of Events:
Thu., Oct. 11 at 5.30pm at Austin's City Hall:
Title: Mayor's Proclamation for Archives Week
Mon., Oct 15 at 7pm in the LBJ Library's Brown Room:
Speaker: Mayor Will Wynn
Note: Anyone is welcome to hear the proclamation, so please come and support us!
Title: "The Robert F. Kennedy Assassination:
Tues., Oct. 16 at 7pm in the Pharmacy Building's Room 2.108
the Case, the Records, and the Management
of a High-Profile Archival Collection"
Speaker: Nancy Zimmelman Lenoil, State Archivist
for the State of California.
Note: Reception to follow.
Title: Archival Politics and Policies: A Panel Discussion
Thu., Oct. 18 at 4pm in the Benson Latin American Collection's Rare Books Reading Room:
Speakers: Philip Doty, associate professor of the UT School of Information;
Regina Greenwell of the LBJ Library and Museum; and
Steve Mielke, professional librarian of the Harry Ransom Humanities Research
Title: "Politics and Perils in the Archives"
Speaker: Dr. Donna J. Guy, professor of history at Ohio State University
Sat., Oct. 20 from 2pm to 4pm at the Austin History Center:
Title: Archives Clinic
Information: Bring in your personal and family records to receive guidance on topics
ranging from organization and storage to archival preservation of papers,
photographs, scrapbooks, home video and audio recordings, electronic records,
and other documents. Students and faculty from the University of Texas School of
Information and the Kilgarlin Center of the School of Information, along with staff
archivists from the Austin History Center and other repositories, will be available
to answer your questions.
Society of American Archivists, UT Austin Student Chapter
UT School of Information
UT Department of History
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
The Gender Symposium
The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection (UT Libraries)
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Last updated Oct. 9, 2007