Yearly Archives for 2009

ACE Presents Paper at IASA 40th Annual Conference in Athens, Greece

Date posted: October 20, 2009

Nathan Salsburg and Bertram Lyons presented the paper “Sharing Resources, Sharing Responsibility: Archives in the Digital Age” at the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives 40th Annual Conference in Athens, Greece. The paper was authored by Anna Lomax Wood, Nathan …

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Incarceration Nation: An Inside Look at the American Prison System

Date posted: October 19, 2009

ACE sponsored the October 19, 2009 benefit for the Legal Aid Justice Center, a non-profit legal-aid service center for low-income clients in the state of Virginia. Read more here.

ACE’s Repatriation Project Selected by Clinton Global Initiative

Date posted: September 1, 2009

ACE’s Haiti Repatriation and Cultural Preservation Project was selected as an outstanding project of the Clinton Global Initiative in Haiti, sponsored by the Green Family Foundation, a humanitarian agency based in Miami and operating in Haiti, and a partner of the …

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Mississippi Blues Trail Honors Otha Turner

Date posted: August 29, 2009

On Saturday, August 29, a Mississippi Blues Trail marker was dedicated in downtown Como in honor of the late fife and drum musician Otha Turner. The ceremony included performances by Jimbo Mathus, Mark Massey, and the Rising Star Fife and …

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ACE Caribbean Repatriation Program Featured at SAA in Austin, Texas

Date posted: August 15, 2009

ACE’s Archivist and Dissemination Coordinator, Bertram Lyons, represented ACE at the Society of American Archivists Annual Conference in Austin, Texas. Lyons, who chaired the session entitled, “Lest We Forget – Lest We Forget! Sustaining Memory in Postcolonial Archives”, delivered the paper, …

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