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ENCOUNTERS ACROSS THE AMERICAS: ARCHIVES, TECHNOLOGIES, METHODS
1st Biennial Conference of IABA-Americas Chapter
June 4-7, 2015
Institute for the Humanities
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
This conference aims to explore auto/biographical encounters of all kinds, particularly encounters with archives, technologies, and scholarly methods for interpreting auto/biographical acts and practices. Across the Americas these acts and practices create encounters–with ourselves and our past, with others, with storytelling genres, with languages and cultures, with economic and political conditions, with historical legacies, with possible futures. read more