Category Archives: News

Glenlib fundraising event, February 1, 2014

Glenlib, the Friends of Grenada Library, Archives and other Heritage Committee, are holding their 1st Annual Diaspora Give-Back Fundraising Event at the University of Maryland on [ Read more… ]

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Caribbean Library Journal

The inaugural issue of the Caribbean Library Journal (CLJ) has been published online by the University of the West Indies, University Library.  The CLJ’s mission is [ 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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L’Autore e il suo Archivio

Il convegno L’autore e il suo archivio organizzato dalla Sezione di Italiano dell’Università di Losanna intende guardare ai documenti di poeti e scrittori novecenteschi da una prospettiva originale, [ Read more… ]

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On the Subject of Archives

e-misférica is a biannual, peer reviewed web journal published by the Hemispheric Institute.  The Summer 2012 issue focussed On the Subject of Archives from the varying [ Read more… ]

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Samuel Beckett manuscript purchased by University of Reading

The University of Reading has announced it has purchased the manuscript of Samuel Beckett’s novel Murphy at a Sotheby’s auction for the price of £962,500.  The [ Read more… ]

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Copyright exemptions treaty agreed

An historic treaty on limitations and exceptions to copyright for blind and visually impaired persons has been agreed at a diplomatic conference convened by the World Intellectual [ Read more… ]

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IMEC Workshop Reviews

Enjeux de la propriété littéraire dans les espaces publics et privés Abbaye d’Ardenne, 30 et 31 mai 2013 Troisième atelier organisé par le réseau international Diasporic [ Read more… ]

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Samuel Beckett Manuscript for Sale

Sotheby’s is offering the manuscript of Samuel Beckett’s novel Murphy for sale with a guide price of £800,000 to £1.2 million.  The manuscript is contained in [ Read more… ]

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Pavia Workshop Review

Second Workshop: Questions of Location, Ownership and Interpretation (Centro Manoscritti, February 28th & March 1st, 2013) One of the aims of the first workshop held in [ Read more… ]

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