Archives in Blade Runner age: identity and memory, evidence and accountability

Lise Summers's picture
February 28, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Library and Information Science, Popular Culture Studies

The Australian Society of Archivists, Inc (ASA) is pleased to advise that the call for papers for its annual conference, to be held in Perth, Western Australia, in September 2018, is now open. The ASA is the national body representing archives and archivists, and typically expects 200 - 300 attendees at these conferences. Conference proceedings may be recorded on video and subsequently broadcast via the ASA's YouTube channel ( Presenters may also be able to publish via the ASA's journal, Archives and Manuscripts.

The call closes on 28 February and will not be extended. The conference committee welcomes submissions from archivists and records managers, as well as non-practitioners, that speak to the subthemes of identity, memory, evidence and accountability.

Further information on the conference can be found at

We look forward to hearing from you


Lise Summers

Program Chair