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The ARLIS/NA Mid-Atlantic and Southeast Chapters are hosting a joint Fall 2018 chapter meeting on Thursday, November 15 to Saturday, November 17 in Richmond, Virginia. To register for the event, complete the Google Form and submit your payment following the instructions on the form.  Please be sure to RSVP by Friday, November 2nd.

Business meetings will be held on Friday, November 16 with additional activities and presentations happening over the course of the weekend. Our host sites for this meeting are Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA).

The program includes:

  • Tour of VCU’s Comic Arts & Book Arts Collections and the Institute for Contemporary Arts
  • National Digital Stewardship Resident Presentation
  • Presentations by Southeast and Mid-Atlantic Colleagues
  • A look at the exciting exhibitions at the VMFA
  • Networking and great food!

View a full draft of the conference program online:  (also available here as a PDF). The business meeting portion of the meeting will take place at 11 AM on Friday, November 16, in  VCU’s Cabell Library (Lecture Hall Room 303). Please take a moment to review the draft of the meeting agenda and comment or email additions to by Monday, November 12. Please also review the minutes from this summer’s meeting to be approved at the meeting.

The conference hotel is the Linden Row Inn, located in the Monroe Ward district of downtown Richmond. Reserve your room by October 15 using the code ARLIS18 to receive our group rate of $129/night. If you’re planning to travel by Amtrak, there are two daily trains in and out of Richmond and round-trip travel is currently $56 out of Washington, D.C. Union Station.