The Program Committee for the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) Spring 2013 meeting in Erie, Pennsylvania, is seeking paper and presentation proposals from archives graduate students. Students must be currently enrolled in a graduate program or have graduated in the last two years. Proposals should engage a topic of current interest to the archival community. The committee will select participants based on the quality of proposals. Depending on the number of qualified proposals, the session may be presented as either a lightning session (more than 3 speakers at 5-15 minutes each) or a more traditional session format (approx. 3 speakers, 15-25 minutes each).
Please submit an abstract of between 250-500 words, along with a paper title. Include in your submission the following:
- Name of author(s)
- Name and email of primary contact person
- Name and address of your graduate school
- Date of graduation
Please submit your proposal no later than Friday, December 21, 2012. Proposals must be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. When submitting your proposal, please use the following subject line: MARAC Student Paper Proposal.