Blog Archives

Business meeting of the Section for Archives of Literature and Art (SLA), 25 November 2017

A Business Meeting of the Section for Archives of Literature and Art (SLA) will be held at the International Council on Archives Annual Conference in Mexico City. The meeting, organised by the SLA Committee, is open to all SLA members … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

ICA’s Mexico conference goes ahead as planned

Secretariat Announcement. The ICA Secretariat has announced that, following a review of the situation in the aftermath of the Mexico City earthquake, the ICA Conference in Mexico City will go ahead as planned next month.  Read the official announcement here. … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Où se trouvent les archives littéraires?

Quelques liens utiles … Répertoire des principaux dépôts d’archives littéraires et artistiques Où se trouvent les archives littéraires en France? Bibliothèque nationale de France: Littérature française Les Archives littéraires: un guide des fonds littéraires (Bibliothèque et Archives Canada) Littérature en … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Imaging Imperialism: symposium in Malta

This gallery contains 3 photos.

The Association of Commonwealth Archivists and Records Managers (ACARM) Symposium ‘Imaging Imperialism’, will be hosted by the National Archives of Malta (at Triq L-Isptar, Rabat, Malta) on the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage: 27th October 2017.         … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Literary Archives on the ESARBICA Agenda

At the upcoming conference of ESARBICA (the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives), Lilongwe, Malawi, 7-11 August 2017, SLA President David Sutton will give a keynote speech on methodologies for collecting literary manuscripts in … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Marbach Weimar Wolfenbüttel Research Association – fellowships in Digital Humanities

The Marbach Weimar Wolfenbüttel Research Association is a consortium that brings together the research activities of three significant institutions: the German Literature Archive Marbach , the Klassik Stiftung Weimar and the Herzog August Library Wolfenbüttel. Collectively these institutions are custodians … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

International Archives Day, 9 June 2017

Celebrate International Archives Day! June 9, a day of international celebration. Archives represent an unparalleled wealth. They are the documentary product of human activity and as such constitute irreplaceable testimonies of past events. They ensure the democratic functioning of societies, … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Special Literary & Artistic issue of ‘Comma’ in 2018

This gallery contains 2 photos.

I am delighted to inform SLA members that the editor of Comma magazine has confirmed that there will be a special literary archives issue of Comma, scheduled for the second half of 2018. Published by Liverpool University Press, Comma is … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

Anthony C. Winkler archive goes home to Jamaica

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Acquiring Winkler’s Archives for the National Library of Jamaica by Kim Robinson-Walcott The Jamaican writer Anthony C. Winkler died in September 2015. His death was a personal loss for me in many ways. First of all, I was the person … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment

GENESIS – HELSINKI 2017

This gallery contains 1 photo.

From our friends in the Finnish Literature Society GENESIS – HELSINKI 2017 Creative Processes and Archives in Arts and Humanities Helsinki, 7th – 9th June 2017 Registration open! The Finnish Literature Society (SKS) and Institut des textes & manuscrits modernes … Continue reading

Gallery | Leave a comment