Call for Proposals: 2017 Student & New Professional Lightning Rounds

2017 ARLIS/NA Southeast Chapter Annual Conference
Savannah, GA
Call for Proposals: Student and New Professional Lightning Rounds

Deadline for submissions: Friday, September 15th, 2017

The Southeast Chapter of ARLIS/NA is accepting proposals for lightning rounds at the 2017 Annual Conference, which will be held in Savannah, Georgia from November 15-17.

Lightning rounds are meant as a way to share a topic or innovative idea in a fast and concise yet comprehensive visual presentation. Each round will follow the PechaKucha Lightning Talk format of no more than 20 slides, timed at 20 seconds apiece. Topics should reflect an area of interest within art libraries, such as: assessment, collections, digital scholarship, instruction, outreach, or spaces.

Eligibility :

  • Currently enrolled students in a MLIS, Museum Studies, Fine Arts, Design Arts, ArtHistory, or related graduate program
  • New professionals in one of the aforementioned fields (under 5 years post-degree)

Proposals should contain a title and short description of the presentation you would give, as well as your name, phone number, email address, institutional affiliation (if any), and whether you are designated as a student or young professional.

Please submit proposals for moderated PechaKucha Lightning Round presentations to programplanningcommittee@gmail.com by September 15, 2017.

Sincerely,

2017 Program Planning Committee
Patricia Gimenez, Chair
Katy Parker
Leah Sherman
Teresa Burk
Marissa Mozek
Heather Koopmans

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