Call for photographers for #ARLIS2017

The Fashion, Textile, and Costume Special Interest Group has partnered with Librarian Wardrobe to share photos from the ARLIS/NA Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA. We are looking for volunteer photographers to assist with the Librarian Wardrobe’s coverage of the ARLIS/NA 2017 Annual Conference from Sunday, February 5 to Thursday, February 9.

Please sign up for this volunteer position here. We will take volunteers on a first come, first serve basis. This is a great opportunity for new ARLIS/NA members and student members. We will take the first four volunteers. Thank you for your assistance.

Nicole LaMoreaux, Moderator of Fashion, Textile, and Costume SIG
Lauren Gavin, Vice-Moderator of Fashion, Textile, and Costume SIG

Thinking about New Orleans: Photography

It’s a Friday, and you have another weekend to consider your trip and make plans to attend the annual ARLIS/NA conference this coming February — which is fast-approaching. We will be in the beautiful city of New Orleans for Arts du Monde. Registration will be open online on the first of November, in only a few more days!

We recently examined NOLA-centric films, so let’s take a look (of course!) at still photography related to New Orleans. When it comes to photography collections, New Orleans is the proverbial embarrassment of riches, but here are just few of interest.

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