Archives and Society

Venue: Room N304, 3rd floor, IHR, North Block, Senate House  

Time: Tuesdays 17:45

Convenors: Jenny Bunn (University College, London), Alan Crookham (The National Gallery), Valerie Johnson (The National Archives), Anna Sexton (The National Archives)

For information and enquiries, please contact: Valerie Johnson, The National Archives on valerie.johnson@nationalarchives.gsi.gov.uk

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
9 October
17:45
Delivered: One Year On: The Postal Museum and transformation in the heritage sector
Adrian Steel (Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), formerly The Postal Museum)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

23 October
17:45
Information and archives: a GDPR perspective on retaining personal records through time
Elizabeth Lomas (UCL)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

4 December
17:45
Caring for photograph collections: measuring deterioration
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
26 February
17:45
Moving towards protocols for describing racially offensive archives in the UK
Alicia Chilcott
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

12 March
17:45
working with care leavers on information rights in social care records
Victoria Hoyle (MIRRA Project)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
7 May
17:45
“Valued friend” or “insatiable octopus”? Cultural tensions in English recordkeeping c1800-1975
Richard Olney
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR