Category Archives: ALA Annual Conference

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ALA2014

“Research and Scholarship in African American Studies”

Saturday, June 28 at 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Las Vegas Convention Center, Room 235

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    Aaisha Haykal, Chicago State University

    “Continuing the life cycle of scholarship:
Digital Preservation and African American Studies”

 

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          Karen Jean Hunt, Duke University

          “The Course Librarian: Taking a Stand in the Classroom”

Rebecca Hankins, Texas A&M University-College Station

“If You Build Them They Will Come:
Radical and Revolutionary Collecting at Texas A&M University”

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ALA2014

“Research and Scholarship in African American Studies”

Saturday, June 28 at 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Las Vegas Convention Center, Room 235

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AFAS Schedule at ALA Annual Conference in Chicago

The ACRL African American Studies Librarians Section will host the following meetings at the 2013 American Library Association Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois (June 27-July 2):

Executive Committee Meeting
Saturday, June 29, 2013
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Radisson Blue Hotel (RAD) Baltic/Bering

 

General Membership Meeting
Saturday, June 29, 2013
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
McCormick Place Convention Center (MCP) S505a

AFAS at ALA Annual Conference, June 21-26, Anaheim, CA

AFAS will host the following meetings and programs at the ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, CA:

Executive Committee Meeting
Saturday, June 23, 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Disneyland Hotel, Explorer

 

General Membership Meeting
Saturday, June 23, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Disneyland Hotel, Explorer Monorail A

The AFAS 2013 ALA Conference Planning Committee will also meet during this time to plan for a program at the DuSable Museum in Chicago. Chicago-based librarians are especially invited to join the committee to assist with planning.

 

AFAS Program: HBCU Library Alliance – History and Accomplishments
Monday, June 25, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Anaheim Convention Center, 202A


AFAS Reception at ALA Annual Conference (June 25, 2011)

Honoring Our Ancestors: Librarians and Scholars

A Reception for AFAS Members and Guests

Saturday, June 25, 2011
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
New Orleans African American Museum
Located in Treme, the oldest surviving black community in the United States

1418 Governor Nicholls Street
New Orleans, LA 70116

RSVP on Facebook
or
rhankins AT library.tamu.edu

Africana subject specialists and their guests are inivted to share with AFAS librarians as we pay tribute to those librarians and scholars who have, and continue to, strengthen the field of Africana Studies.

Prizes, Refreshments, networking and fun!

See you in New Orleans!