"Out of the Attic and Into the Stacks" : Feminism and LIS : the Unconference : March 9-11, 2012 at University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

A meeting of practitioners, scholars and aspirants in the field of library and information studies to explore feminism as theory, boundary, ecology, method, flavor, relationship, and epistemology -- among others. Unconference will include an unposter session for those currently developing research projects.

Accommodations

Room reservations available at the Hilton Milwaukee River (414) 962-6040. 4700 North Port Washington Road, Milwaukee, WI 53212
Mention "UWM SOIS Unconference" to secure the following rate - $80+tax/single, $90+tax/double.
A shuttle service will provide transportation to the UWM campus. Arrange pick up/drop off times at the Hilton front desk.

Registration

Cost is $25. Register now at http://sois.uwm.edu/feminismlis

Student Scholarships

The UW-Milwaukee Center for Information Policy Research (CIPR) is sponsoring student scholarships for attendance at the "Out of the Attic, Into the Stacks" Feminism in LIS Unconference scheduled for March 9-11, 2012 at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Scholarships have been awarded.

Contact Joyce M. Latham (latham@uwm.edu) or Adriana McCleer (adriana.mccleer@gmail.com).

Support provided by the Center for Information Policy Research and the School of Information Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the School of Library and Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Wisconsin Women Library Workers.

Spread the word

- Download the unconference poster
- Follow us on Twitter @FeminismLIS
- Participate in the conversation with the hashtag #feminismLIS
- Check out our blog at http://feminismlis.wordpress.com/

Please contribute to the wiki:

unAgenda

http://feminismlisunconference.wikispaces.com/unAgenda

Resources

http://feminismlisunconference.wikispaces.com/Resources

unPoster session

http://feminismlisunconference.wikispaces.com/unposter+session