114th Annual Conference - Pasadena, California
Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, 2016

Wars of Knowledge: Imperial Hegemony and the Assembling of Libraries

Presiding Officer: 
Marta Albalá Pelegrín, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

This panel aims at problematizing the interconnectedness of cultural projects in the broad canvas of hegemonic claims. Conceiving libraries and archives as imperial, national or local enterprises, it explores their material and symbolic importance for the consecution of territorial and temporary privileges.

Closed (not accepting submissions)
Topic Type: 
Special Session