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2020 Annual Meeting Chapter Roundtables

When you register for the conference, you will be asked to sign up for a Chapter Roundtable discussion group, scheduled for Friday, October 16, 11:55am-1:00pm. The discussion topics are as follows: Assessing Bias in Education Developing Spaces for Diverse Populations Library Workforce Diversity Issues: Recruitment and Hiring Neurodiversity and Libraries Cultural Humility and the Humanities: […]

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2020 Annual Meeting Program

Thursday, Oct 15, 12 noon – 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Time Session Title Speakers 12:00pm-12:10pm Welcome Helen-Ann Epstein 12:10pm-12:40pm MLA Update Lisa K. Traditi 12:40pm-1:10pm NNLM MAR Update Kate Flewelling 1:10pm-2:10pm Keynote Shannon Jones 2:10pm-2:30pm Break 2:30pm-3:00pm Vendor Lightning Talks 3:00pm-4:00pm Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Panel Beverly Murphy, Brenda Linares, and Jerry […]

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2020 Annual Meeting Storytelling Session

We have an exciting Storytelling Session planned this year in lieu of our regular research submissions. We will be collecting 5-minute personal stories on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion from NY-NJ MLA Chapter members only. Submit the draft of your story (600 words or less) by September 30 for consideration. A few stories (from 3-4 members) […]

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