Call For Papers: libraries, museums, archives
- This is off our normal subject area, but since several of us are
librarians (and all of us are readers and probably library users!), I
hope you all won't mind if I post this here.
Call for Papers
Libraries, Archives, Museums and Popular Culture Area
Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Assn.
Southwest/Texas American Culture Assn.
24th Annual Conference
Albuquerque Hilton Hotel& Fairfield Inn by Marriott
Albuquerque, New Mexico
February 12-15, 2003
For more details, visit the Association's web site at
The Libraries, Archives, Museums and Popular Culture area solicits paper
proposals from librarians, graduate students, library school faculty,
collectors, writers, and other aficionados (yes! including people who
use libraries, archives, and museums!) of popular culture and
information settings of all types!
Also welcome are proposals for slide shows, video presentations,
workshop formats, and panels organized around common themes.
Among last year's presentations were a culture study of a small public
library, an overview of collection development for feminist
spirituality, and consideration of Gone with the Wind as an information
discussion of intellectual freedom issues related to popular culture
profiles of popular culture collections
book clubs and reading groups
reports of research studies of popular culture & libraries, archives, or
marketing popular culture materials to library, archives, or museum
collection building and popular culture resources
organization and description of popular culture resources
new media formats and popular culture in libraries, archives, or museums
and other topics welcome!!!
Send a 200-word abstract to the Area Co-Chairs by December 1, 2002.
Also include your complete mailing address, school or other affiliation,
e-mail address, telephone number, and fax number.
Rhonda Harris Taylor
School of Library and Information Studies
401 West Brooks, Room 120
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK 73019-6032
PHONE (405) 325-3921
FAX (405) 325-7648
e-mail: rtaylor@... <mailto:rtaylor@... >
Janet Brennan Croft
Head of Access Services
Bizzell Library NW104
University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK 73019-6030
PHONE (405) 325-1918
FAX (405) 325-7618
e-mail: jbcroft@... <mailto:jbcroft@... >
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