Bettine MacKenzie reflects on her show Bonnie Feckter, wherein a shy and haphazard archivist starts channelling scenarios from the records she’s cataloguing, acting out scenarios stolen from stranger’s lives.
Charlotte Im writes about her experiences of conducting oral histories, while working remotely at the Guardian News and Media Archive.
Bethany Duck, Archives and Records Assistant at Westminster School, discusses her experiences of beginning a traineeship during lockdown.
Daisy Murray-Smith discusses her research into the management of historical police records.
Lucy Brownson, a doctoral researcher at the University of Sheffield and the Chatsworth House Trust, interviews author and Assistant Professor Jaime A. Lee on her new book ‘Producing the Archive Body.’
Isabel Lauterjung shares her research into the archiving of smell.
The Archives and Records journal editorial team share their top tips for turning a dissertation into a journal article.
The Section’s own Chiara Fallone outlines how they gained new skills through volunteering with the West Wales Veterans’ Archive.
Recent MA student Natalie White details the hidden blessings of completing studies during lockdown and shares findings of their research into creative engagament with archives.
Recent graduate Sean Ravey interviews Verne Harris about his new book, Ghosts of Archive.