Lives of Letters Workshop: Ethical and Interpretative Issues
|Starts:||09:30 16 Feb 2018|
|Ends:||15:00 16 Feb 2018|
|What is it:||Workshop|
|Organiser:||John Rylands Research Institute|
This workshop will engage participants in interdisciplinary conversation on the theme of the ethical and interpretative challenges of working with correspondence containing private or sensitive information.
The sessions will reflect on issues relating to the handling of this information in the writing of history, whether as used sources for personal or institutional biography or as part of the history writing of larger communities and movements.
9.30-12.00: Session 1: 'Correspondence Networks and Biography"
13.00-15.00: Session 2: 'Sensitive Materials, Sensitive Archives'
Travel and Contact Information
Graduate School Conference Centre
Ellen Wilkinson Building