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A conference celebrating the failures & frustrations of archival research

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RT @livesandletters: Morning! We'll be tweeting from Failure in the Archives today with #ArchiveFail (once we've had a coffee or two and a pastry) - join us! 1 Nov 14 10:27 GMT

RT @livesandletters: For people who can't be with us today, you can find out more about the Endangered Archives Programme at http://t.co/LLi80EWyr6 #ArchiveFail 1 Nov 14 10:26 GMT

RT @dan_a_lowe: "15 years left to digitise audio and video tapes". Eeek! @bl_eap #ArchiveFail 1 Nov 14 10:26 GMT

RT @dan_a_lowe: Interesting talk on the Endangered Archives project by @bl_eap at the #ArchiveFail conference 1 Nov 14 10:26 GMT

RT @dan_a_lowe: 'The problem isn't the silence of the archive but the silence of the catalogue'. YES! #ArchiveFail 31 Oct 14 22:25 GMT

RT @onslies: Needed #ArchiveFail storify for #BARecords (structure,per session,archiving reasons...), maybe also of use to others https://t.co/73wcRZeezK 31 Oct 14 20:11 GMT

RT @onslies: Needed #ArchiveFail storify for #BARecords (structure,per session,archiving reasons...), maybe also of use to others https://t.co/73wcRZeezK 31 Oct 14 19:52 GMT

RT @onslies: Needed #ArchiveFail storify for #BARecords (structure,per session,archiving reasons...), maybe also of use to others https://t.co/73wcRZeezK 31 Oct 14 19:52 GMT

RT @onslies: Needed #ArchiveFail storify for #BARecords (structure,per session,archiving reasons...), maybe also of use to others https://t.co/73wcRZeezK 31 Oct 14 19:34 GMT

Though naturally, @sharon_howard had already done the ace job of archiving all #ArchiveFail tweets: http://t.co/pSisQF8CQc 31 Oct 14 19:08 GMT

Needed #ArchiveFail storify for #BARecords (structure,per session,archiving reasons...), maybe also of use to others https://t.co/73wcRZeezK 31 Oct 14 19:07 GMT

#citylis Wish I had been at #ArchiveFail to hear Arnold Hunt advising "How To Hide Things in Archives" http://t.co/hOqjzDluJK 31 Oct 14 16:51 GMT

RT @mariatamboukou: #ArchiveFail NZD striving for a historically informed imagination when dealing with gaps and silences 31 Oct 14 16:30 GMT

#citylis@maniraptor: Hilarious and scary in their way. RT @ProfLisaJardine #archivefail Archival biscuits for tea! http://t.co/nqmTpUA6ma31 Oct 14 16:22 GMT

RT @maniraptor: Hilarious, and quite scary in their way. RT @ProfLisaJardine: #archivefail Archival biscuits for tea! http://t.co/8jiOt7LBkT 31 Oct 14 15:26 GMT

Hilarious, and quite scary in their way. RT @ProfLisaJardine: #archivefail Archival biscuits for tea! http://t.co/8jiOt7LBkT 31 Oct 14 15:21 GMT

What a great conf #ArchiveFail was yesterday - hats off to @bspalmieri! 31 Oct 14 13:46 GMT

RT @mia_out: A question for historians - would you deposit your personal collections of archive notes, images over the years in shared site? #ArchiveFail 31 Oct 14 13:37 GMT

RT @oomkzine: .@huddska and Heiba from OOMK presenting on the politics of archives at #archivefail. http://t.co/QwDd84MWCb 31 Oct 14 13:29 GMT

RT @oomkzine: Fascinating discussions about colonialism, archives and perspective at #ArchiveFail conference. http://t.co/YPLaYsOICI 31 Oct 14 13:29 GMT

RT @earlymodernjohn: Crashed #ArchiveFail & saw Natalie Zemon Davis speak last night. It's a rare lecture that leaves you wanting to be a better person. 31 Oct 14 12:58 GMT

@CathrynPearce Follow up: A person who didn't want us to scan historical records lost them in a fire month later. All gone. :-( #ArchiveFail 31 Oct 14 11:04 GMT

Brilliant and stimulating day at #ArchiveFail yesterday. Many thanks to @livesandletters for organizing. 31 Oct 14 10:54 GMT

RT @earlymodernjohn: Crashed #ArchiveFail & saw Natalie Zemon Davis speak last night. It's a rare lecture that leaves you wanting to be a better person. 31 Oct 14 10:44 GMT

RT @mariatamboukou: #ArchiveFail NZD striving for a historically informed imagination when dealing with gaps and silences 31 Oct 14 10:30 GMT

RT @mariatamboukou: #ArchiveFail NZD striving for a historically informed imagination when dealing with gaps and silences 31 Oct 14 10:29 GMT

RT @mia_out: A question for historians - would you deposit your personal collections of archive notes, images over the years in shared site? #ArchiveFail 31 Oct 14 10:09 GMT

Thanks to all at #archivefail - all now members of CELL family. Especially @bspalmieri Lucy Stagg and @onslies & @avoiding_bears for tweets. 31 Oct 14 10:09 GMT

RT @psybertron: @livesandletters @ProfLisaJardine thanks for #ArchiveFail plenary Fascinating to hear a wise enthusiast on something I know so little about. 31 Oct 14 09:42 GMT

RT @samklai: Fab #ArchiveFail yesterday, capped by the NZD plenary, and followed by beers at the Jeremy Bentham with the extended @livesandletters family 31 Oct 14 09:42 GMT

RT @onslies: Natalie Zemon Davis second president of AHA: first one in 1943 "when there were no men around" #ArchiveFail 31 Oct 14 09:38 GMT

Wish I could've been at terrific @livesandletters Failure in the Archives yesterday! Sounds fantastic, see #ArchiveFail. Podcasts/publish? 31 Oct 14 09:37 GMT

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