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The University of the Free State’s Archive for Contemporary Affairs invites you to the International Archives Awareness Week celebration to be hosted as follows:

: 24 June 2022
Time: 10h00-12h00
Theme: ‘Narrating History through photographs’

The International Archives Week is about exposing archival collections in the custody of archival institutions. The focus of this year’s will be photographs which is a medium that is used to capture significant moments in history and individual memories about events.

A panel discussion led by Mr. Nikile Ntsababa facilitated by Mr. Tshitso Challa will engage Mr Nico Moolman, Mr. Teboho Setena and Mr Dan Xangaza about matters relating to the significance of photographs in narrating and preserving societal memory.

The UFS Archive for Contemporary Affairs is inviting the records and archives community to reflect on the following three main topics:

Preservation and Narrating History through Photographs Collection and Management of Photographs.
How to Capture good photographs
How photography changed the World

For any enquiries contact Lwazi Mestile; mestileld@ufs.ac.za , Thabang Khanye on khanyett@ufs.ac.za.



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