post on 26th May the programme for the 96th South Asia Archive and Library Group Conference at the Weston Library in Oxford on Friday 21st July is as follows:
South Asia Archive and Library Group
Friday 21st July 2017, 10.30-16.30
Lecture Theatre, Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG
10.30-11.00 Arrival and coffee
11.00-11.10 Welcome by SAALG chair
11.10-11.50 Rachel Rowe (Cambridge University Library)
Archival adventures with ephemera! Fabric swatches, train timetables and music played by the Royal Marines Band. Treasures from the Queen Mary Indian collection, Cambridge University Library
11.50-12.30 Nancy Charley (Royal Asiatic Society)
Royal Asiatic Society collections: sorting the miscellaneous box
13.30-14.05 Tour of the Weston Library
14.05-14.35 SAALG business meeting (and opportunity to visit the library’s current exhibitions for those who do not wish to attend the business meeting)
14.35-15.15 Edward Proctor (Duke University Library)
Pyrotechnical printing: fireworks advertising from Sivakasi, South India
15.45-16.30 Ashley Jackson (King’s College London) and David Tomkins (Bodleian Library)
Ephemera and the Empire: a tour through the British colonies and foreign possessions
Farzana Whitfield (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Emma Mathieson (email@example.com)
The conference fee, due on the day, will be £30.
Please confirm your attendance by emailing the SAALG Secretary on: firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday 12th July. Please specify any special dietary requirements.
Unfortunately, any cancellations after that date will incur a catering charge, for which we will have to invoice you.