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TRLN Annual Meeting

Thursday, July 30, 2020 @ 9:00 am - Friday, July 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm

The 2020 TRLN Annual Meeting will be held Thursday, July 30, 9am-1pm, and Friday, July 31, 9am-1pm, via a virtual format.

Read the call for proposals and learn more about how to submit your ideas!

On Thursday, July 30, the keynote speaker will be Rhondda Thomas Robinson, Calhoun Lemon Professor of Literature at Clemson University and creator of the project Call My Name: African Americans in Clemson University HistoryThe Call My Name team works to research and document the stories, acknowledge the contributions, and honor the legacy of six generations of people of African descent at Clemson University. You can hear Dr. Robinson speak about her work in her TED talk The Power in Calling a Name.

On Friday, July 31, the keynote speaker will be Jennifer A. Ferretti, an artist and Digital Initiatives Librarian at the Maryland Institute College of Art on Piscataway Land (Baltimore, Maryland). She is a first-generation American Latina/Mestiza whose librarianship is guided by critical perspectives, not neutrality. With a firm belief that art is information, she is interested in the research methodologies of artists, particularly those highlighting social justice issues. Jennifer is a Library Journal 2018 Mover & Shaker and a founding member of We Here and Shades Collective.

This event page will be updated with the latest information, including virtual format details and the call for proposals. Please check this page, our newsletter, or Twitter for updates, and reach out to events@trln.org if you have any questions.

Details

Start:
Thursday, July 30 @ 9:00 am
End:
Friday, July 31 @ 1:00 pm

Organizer

McKenna Lakin
Email:
mckenna.lakin@duke.edu