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Safe havens for archives at risk

In continuation from the discussions at the third and fifth DLAN workshops, the Diasporic Literary Archives Network was represented by Dr David Sutton at an “International [ Read more… ]

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Diasporic Literary Archives at ICLA Vienna

There will be a presentation on the Diasporic Literary Archives Network at the Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association (ICLA), Vienna, 21-27 July 2016. The [ Read more… ]

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Literary manuscripts in Namibia

As a follow-up to the work reported at Diasporic Literary Archives workshops in 2013 and 2014, a two-day meeting on collecting literary manuscripts was held in [ Read more… ]

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Authors and Their Papers

The work begun by the Diasporic Literary Archives Network on Authors and Their Papers is nearing completion. It provides advice and guidance for literary authors who [ Read more… ]

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International Summer School: World Literature, Global Archives

The Marbach Weimar Wolfenbüttel Research Association is accepting applications for international scholarships to attend its summer school, ‘World Literature, Global Archives’, to be held at the German [ Read more… ]

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Banyan Archives, Trinidad and Tobago

Since participating in the penultimate workshop at NALIS in Port of Spain, Banyan has completed the digitisation and metadata generation of its video cultural archives resulting [ Read more… ]

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Principal Investigator David Sutton talks about the network

On 24th November 2014, the Diasporic Literary Archives Network Principal Investigator, David Sutton, gave a talk about the project at the University of Reading as part of [ Read more… ]

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Yale Workshop Review

Fifth Workshop: Diaspora and the digital Yale University, October 23rd/24th, 2014 The fifth and final Diasporic Literary Archives workshop was hosted by the Beinecke Library and [ Read more… ]

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Previously unknown Dylan Thomas notebook surfaces

A previously unknown notebook belonging to Dylan Thomas will be sold at Southeby’s in December.  The notebook, dating from the 1930s, was apparently saved from destruction [ Read more… ]

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Toni Morrison papers to reside at Princeton

The papers of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison are now part of the permanent library collections of Princeton University, where the renowned author served on the faculty [ Read more… ]

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