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SAA 2017: Archivists and Archives of Color Section Meeting

In advance of the 2017 Annual Meeting, we invited SNAP members to contribute summaries of panels, section meetings, forums, and pop-up sessions. Summaries represent the opinions of their individual authors; they are not necessarily endorsed by SNAP, members of the SNAP Steering Committee, or SAA.

Guest Author: Michelle Peralta, MLIS Candidate, San Jose State University

As a member of the Archivists and Archives of Color Section, the business meeting is one of the meeting sessions I look forward to the most during SAA’s annual conference. And this year is particularly significant as 2017 marks the Section’s 30th anniversary. The structure of the meeting was to meant to have two main components (okay, three—but we will get back to this later): the business meeting, and a panel presentation.

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