2021 Virtual Conference

Below is the schedule for the Society of Mississippi Archivists’ annual meeting on April 16, 2021.

Links to recorded sessions have been added below the graphic.


9:30 am – Welcome / Session 1 [watch recording]

“Taking out the Fun Stuff”: Reworking First Year Experience Classes’ Encounters with Archives During COVID-19 (DeeDee Baldwin, Melody Dale, Jessica Perkins Smith)


11:00 am – Session 2 [watch recording]

Mississippi Federation of Women’s Clubs: A History of Literacy Advocacy and Library Service (Miranda Vaughn)

This recording must be downloaded from Google Drive because YouTube won’t process it for some reason.


1:00 pm – Session 3 [watch recording]

A COVID-Style Celebration: Creating a Socially Distant Exhibit Experience (Kate Gregory)


2:30 pm – Session 4 [watch recording]

Keeping Archives on the Front Burner Through Social Media (Jennifer Brannock, Jennifer Ottinger)


3:30 pm – Board Meeting

All members of SMA are invited to attend board meetings, especially those interested in leadership positions for the coming years.