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Collecting Policies and Place; comparative perspectives

The presentation with the full title Collecting Policies and Place : comparative perspectives : examples of other collecting policies – UK, Brazil, Portugal and Turkey, given [ Read more… ]

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Safe Havens article in ‘Comma’

Members and friends of the Diasporic Literary Archives Network can now read online David Sutton’s article about the project on Safe Havens for Archives at Risk. [ Read more… ]

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Acquiring Winkler’s Archives for the National Library of Jamaica

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 [ Read more… ]

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Archives in Danger: Grenada

The work done by the Diasporic Literary Archives Network on the preservation of archives in Grenada led to an important discussion at the fourth DLA workshop [ Read more… ]

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UNESCO Memory of the World in the Caribbean

A workshop to promote UNESCO’s Memory of the World register in the Caribbean region was held in September in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.  The [ Read more… ]

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Who owns Beckett? (Press Release)

The University of Reading has been awarded a prestigious grant to lead an international network that investigates the changing nature of literary manuscript culture in a [ Read more… ]

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