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Safe Havens for Archives at Risk: Guiding Principles

The Guiding Principles for Safe Havens for Archives at Risk, produced by an international group of experts, convened by swisspeace and including the Director of the [ Read more… ]

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New UK Location Register entries

Diasporic locations within the British Isles are also of interest to the Diasporic Literary Archives Network, based at the University of Reading (UK), and three particularly [ Read more… ]

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Fondation pour la Mémoire de l’Esclavage

La Fondation pour la Mémoire de l’Esclavage est créée Annoncée par le Président de la République Emmanuel Macron le 10 mai dernier, la Fondation pour la [ Read more… ]

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Asian Diasporic Literature: Past, Present and Future

Details have been announced of an international conference entitled “Asian Diasporic Literature: Past, Present and Future” to be held on 29-30 July 2020 at the School [ Read more… ]

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Caribbean Literary Heritage

One of the sister projects of the Diasporic Literary Archives Network is entitled Caribbean Literary Heritage and is based primarily at the University of East Anglia, [ Read more… ]

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Literary Archives in Cameroon II

The Annual Conference of the International Council on Archives (ICA), held in Yaoundé, 26-28 November 2018, received two update reports about our project on Literary Archives [ Read more… ]

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Special Literary Archives issue of the journal ‘Comma’

A special Literary Archives edition of Comma (the official journal of the International Council on Archives) has been published in November 2018 by Liverpool University Press. [ Read more… ]

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Collecting Literary Archives in Malawi: Beginnings

The conference of SCOLMA (the UK Libraries and Archives Group on Africa) was held at the University of Birmingham on Monday 10 September 2018, with the [ Read more… ]

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‘The Future of Literary Archives’

The long-awaited collection of essays reflecting the work of the Diasporic Literary Archives Network has now been published. Entitled The Future of Literary Archives (edited by [ Read more… ]

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ICARUS / EURBICA conference in Croatia

ICARUS Hrvatska, together with the ICARUS4all community (the International Centre for Archival Research), EURBICA (the European Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives), the State [ Read more… ]

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