"New Directions: Black Print Culture and Archives,” the first of two linked roundtables, featuring:
Nicole Aljoe (Northeastern University), "Voices from Below: Re-Considering the Narrative Authority of ‘Footnotes’ in Colonial Archives.”
Laura Helton (University of Delaware), "Metadata for the Lost & Found"
Steven Booth (Johnson Publishing Company Archive, Blackivists) and Raquel Flores-Clemons (Chicago State, Blackivists), "Diamond in the Back: Excavating Chicago’s Black Cultural and Material Heritage"
Sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center Seminar in Book History at Harvard.
The second roundtable featuring Tara Bynum, Jean-Christophe Cloutier, Jarvis Givens, and Elizabeth McHenry will take place on February 8, 2022, 5:00-6:30 EST
Register in advance on zoom for November 9 here:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.