SAA Annual Meeting 2015, Cleveland, OH
- SAA Joint Meeting between the International Archival Affairs (IAA) Roundtable and Latin American and Caribbean Cultural Heritage Archives (LACCHA) Roundtable (19 August 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM).
Our weekly roundup of archives-related news from around the globe
- Iraq building a digital library to stop ISIS destroying thousands of years of human learning (The Independent)
- Soviet historian Robert Conquest dies at 98 (New York Times)
- Witnesses to Hiroshima atomic bomb pass their stories to a new generation (New York Times)
- The New Yorker republishes their August 31, 1946 Hiroshima issue in remembrance of the 70th anniversary of the bombing (New Yorker)
Recent Publications and Resources of Interest
- AFRICA: JOURNAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL AFRICAN INSTITUTE, Vol. 85, Issue 3 (August 2015)
- Jarausch, Konrad H., OUT OF ASHES: A NEW HISTORY OF EUROPE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY (Princeton University Press: 26 May 2015). Review: Geoffrey Wheatcroft, “‘Out of Ashes,’ by Konrad H. Jarausch,” THE NEW YORK TIMES SUNDAY BOOK REVIEW (2 August 2015): BR14.
Upcoming Conferences, Events, and Workshops
- Digital Heritage 2015: International Congress, Granada, Spain (28 September-2 October 2015)
- FUNDS: German Historical Institute (GHI) Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships [Deadline for Applications: 1 October 2015]
- International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA), Paris, France (27 September – 1 October 2015)
- Europeana Sounds 2015: the future of historic sounds, Paris, France (2 October 2015)