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This weekend! 3/9-3/11 Feminism in LIS: Unconference: participate online-learn how -speak on women's issues

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> This weekend ! please contribute to the Resources, Wiki, Blog, Twitter feed this weekend with your ideas, thoughts, comments, links etc
> --KarenW
> Feminism in LIS UnConference ---
> If you will not be in attendance, we invite you to participate virtually through this wiki and on Twitter. We invite others' suggestions for opening the conversation up to a broader audience.#feminismLIS

Out of the Attic and Into the Stacks: Feminism in LIS: the Unconference

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This blog begins as a forum to document the collaborations that take
place before, during, and after “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.

Contribute to the Feminism and LIS Unconference wiki at

Follow us on Twitter @FeminismLIS

Participate in the conversation with the hashtag #feminismLIS

March 9-11, 2012
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.

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go to Twitter.com and search for #feminismLIS to follow updates if you
are not a user of Twitter you can read the updates and also join the
conversation if you are a Twitter user too

Please visit the wiki to contribute LIS resources and join the
conversations this weekend

Support provided by:
The Center for Information Policy Research and the School of
Information Studies at 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.

Happy Women's History Month !  --Please join the Unconference & follow
om Milwaukee this weekend - help contribute to the resources on
Feminism and LIS  Library & Information Science 

Karen Weaver, MLS
Electronic Resources Statistician, Collection Management
Duquesne University, Gumberg Library
Pittsburgh PA email: weaverk@duq.edu / Gmail: melvil4u@gmail.com

Member, ALA LHRT Library History Round Table Membership & Outreach Committee
Member, ALA COSWL Committee on the Status of Women in Librarianship
Member, ALISE Association for Library & Information Science Education,
Membership Advisory Committee