Open House | Rare Books and Manuscripts Zine Collection

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Abstract Illustration with text "Archival Imaginations"
January 27, 2023
11:00AM - 12:00PM
Location
105C Thompson Library (accessible through room 105)

Date Range
Add to Calendar 2023-01-27 11:00:00 2023-01-27 12:00:00 Open House | Rare Books and Manuscripts Zine Collection About Archival Imaginations The 2022-23 Society of Fellows programming brings together scholars, artists, activists and archivists to explore the concept of the “archive” as a mode of inquiry, invention and knowledge production. Troubling static notions of context and singular histories, the year’s workshops provide an opportunity to explore established canons and conventions that sustain certain ways of knowing and remembering and the incompleteness of the historical record thereby engaging the power of archival practices as mechanisms of social justice.  Learn about the Rare Books and Manuscripts Library’s zine collection. During the first half of this session, curator Jolie Braun will discuss developing the collection, highlight particular strengths and explain how to use zines in teaching and research. At the end, attendees will have the opportunity to explore some of the collections’ holdings. Downloadable poster 105C Thompson Library (accessible through room 105) Global Arts and Humanities globalartsandhumanities@osu.edu America/New_York public
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About Archival Imaginations

The 2022-23 Society of Fellows programming brings together scholars, artists, activists and archivists to explore the concept of the “archive” as a mode of inquiry, invention and knowledge production. Troubling static notions of context and singular histories, the year’s workshops provide an opportunity to explore established canons and conventions that sustain certain ways of knowing and remembering and the incompleteness of the historical record thereby engaging the power of archival practices as mechanisms of social justice. 


Learn about the Rare Books and Manuscripts Library’s zine collection. During the first half of this session, curator Jolie Braun will discuss developing the collection, highlight particular strengths and explain how to use zines in teaching and research. At the end, attendees will have the opportunity to explore some of the collections’ holdings.


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