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Just arrived in the mail: From Nightwatch to Now

We love getting things in the mail! And, this week we receive a copy of From Nightwatch to Now: How the History of Policing Affects Modern Day Law Enforcement. From Nightwatch to Now is a project by Julia Howard; it brings together her research on the history of policing, which you can also access on […]

September 5, 2021

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New collection highlight: Mammy, a Third World Women’s Publication

While our collection of underground newspapers includes many issues of RAT, including several related to the women’s takeover of the newspaper, we were excited to recently receive a copy of the October 1972 issue of MAMMY, produced by RAT. The editorial inside the front cover explains more about the newspaper: Today many things are being […]

August 21, 2021

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High School Student Organizing

In 2020, we launched an exhibition reflecting on over five decades of student activism, Walkout: a brief history of student organizing. We’ve recently received a donation of material that paints an even clearer picture of high school student involvement in that movement, and we thought we’d share an update here. New York’s High School Student […]

August 8, 2021

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Online class visits: join us (virtually) in the archive!

We love having classes visit Interference Archive. It provides us with an easy way to meet our mission of engaging the public with the cultural production of social movements, and we are so grateful for every opportunity to introduce students to a different kind of archive: one where use is a form of preservation; one […]

August 2, 2021

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Virtual Class Visits: the next frontier

We love having classes visit Interference Archive. It provides us with an easy way to meet our mission of engaging the public with the cultural production of social movements, and we are so grateful for every opportunity to introduce students to a different kind of archive: one where use is a form of preservation; one where multiple forms of knowledge, skill, and experience are valued and shared within non-hierarchical structures; one where everyone is welcomed as an archivist.

We've watched as education institutions transition to online instruction, and we're eager as a community archive to support that continued learning. Please let us know if we can provide a virtual class visit for you and your students.

April 7, 2020

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