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Call for papers: Collecting political ephemera

(13 October 2017)

Cheetham’s Library is organising a whole day conference/workshop on the subject of Collecting Political Ephemera on 22 February 2018 and has asked the John Rylands Research Institute to share the call for papers.

Proposals for sessions up to a maximum of 20 minutes are welcome from students and researchers in the fields of libraries, archives and museum studies, modern history and modern politics, among others, on any topic related to the main theme of this one-day workshop. 

Submission details

  • Deadline for submissions is 3 November 2017. Please email your abstract to susana.sanchez@chethams.org.uk. Abstracts must be no longer than 250 words and in pdf format.
  • Notification of acceptance is 10 November 2017
  • Deadline for final paper submission is 2 January 2018 

For more details about the related “The Ballads of Chetham's Library” project, please see the library’s website.