Congratulations to all the A/CA members who are presenting their research at the upcoming 8th Eye International Conference that is happening from June 4-7, 2023, in Amsterdam. This year's conference is called "Activating the Archive: Audiovisual Collections and Civic Engagement, Global Collaboration, and Societal Change" and is being co-organized by the Eye Filmmuseum and the University of Amsterdam.
See the information listed below for more details on the specific sessions that A/CA members will be presenting in, and/or click the following link to see the full schedule on the conference website:
A/CA PRE-CONSTITUTED PANELS & ROUNDTABLES
Roundtable: "Archive/Counter-Archive (A/CA): Activating Marginalized Archives in Canada"
Antoine Damiens (York University), Philip Hoffman (York University), Janine Marchessault (York University), Nadine Valcin (Sheridan College), and Michael Zryd (York University).
Sunday, June 4, 2023, 10:15-11:30 am CET
INDIVIDUAL PRESENTATIONS BY A/CA MEMBERS
Michael Marlatt (York University), "How Can I Help Archives if I Can’t Even Help Myself?: Mental Health Awareness and the Archival Film Professional Organization,” Tuesday, June 6, 2023, 11:20-12:30 pm CET (as part of the "Emerging Critical Perspectives on the Profession" panel).
Jonathan Petrychyn (Brock University), "Remediating Queer, Anti-Racist, & Feminist Media Archives: An Intergenerational Reflection," Sunday, June 4, 2023, 14:00-15:30 pm CET (as part of the "New Perspectives on Unexplored Archives" panel).
Cléo Sallis-Parchet (York University), "Archival Reflections & Revelations: Excavating the Forgotten Memories of the Women & Film Festival (1973)," Sunday, June 4, 2023, 14:00-15:30 pm CET (as part of the "New Perspectives on Unexplored Archives" panel).