MARAC Spring 2019 Meeting Call for Proposals

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) is seeking session proposals for the Spring 2019 meeting to be held April 11-13, 2019 in Morgantown, West Virginia. The deadline for proposals is September 15, 2018.


We are looking for proposals that align with the theme of Working Archives: A Labor of Love


Suggested tracks:

  • Working in archives: project descriptions; workflows; systems, etc.
  • Workers in archives: recruiting and hiring diverse archivists; wage equality in archives, libraries, museums, and other memory institutions; permanent staff/soft money; MLIS vs. PhD
  • Working archives: making collections and services accessible to a broad audience; working class records in academic institutions
  • Labor: topics and or/collections dealing with labor, history of labor, unions, etc.
  • West Virginia/Appalachia history, literature, art, music, architecture


Use this Google form to submit your proposal for a session.


For further information, please contact Program Co-Chairs: Marie Elia ( or Liz Scott ( or visit the conference website:


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