BRA Annual Conference Thursday 30 November 2017

The BRA will hold its Annual Conference ‘A nation of record keepers? Shops and shopping in the archives’ on Thursday 30 November 2017.

Papers will cover research which has used archives for a variety of subjects around retailing, customers, and consumerism, as well as discussion of the preservation and loss of records of high street shops and chain stores. Speakers include Judy Faraday, Janet Foster, Alison Kenny, Alex Ritchie, Peter Scott, John Stobart, Andrea Tanner, Shelley Tickell, Laura Ugolini, Sebastian Wormwell and Richard Wiltshire.

The conference will be held at BRA’s new home, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ. A further announcement and full programme with booking details will be available later this summer.