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CONFERENCE: MARAC Spring 2024 Symposium

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$70 – $125
MARAC: Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference

Spring 2024 Symposium On Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Featuring training from Right to Be on Bystander Intervention and Conflict De-Escalation in the Workplace

April 8, 2024

10 am – 3pm
Lunch to be included

Philadelphia, PA

It’s MARAC’s first symposium!

For this inaugural symposium we’re seeking lightning talks related to diversity, equity, and inclusion in archives and special collections.

Potential topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Labor (contingent, unpaid, union, management, disability/accessibility)
  • Interpersonal interactions in the workplace
  • Reparative Justice/addressing legacy practices
  • Community Archives
  • Funding disparities
  • Mitigating trauma for staff/patrons

We are seeking proposals that reflect varied personal and professional experiences, including individual, institutional, and geographic diversity. Proposals should be 50-100 words describing the topic of your talk with a few clarifying and descriptive sentences.

Please submit proposals via the submission form. Proposals are due September 30, 2023.

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$70 – $125
Event Category:
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Website:
https://www.marac.info/spring-2024-symposium

Organizer

Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference
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Venue

Sonesta Rittenhouse Square
1800 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Phone
(215) 561-7500