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Specialty Session Calls for Papers

 DEADLINE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2022 at 11:59 pm

The following Specialty Sessions will accept abstracts on the meeting theme. Please return to this page as more sessions, including joint sessions, are announced. The abstract portal will open shortly.

  • Architecture
  • Book and Paper
  • Collection Care
  • Contemporary Art
  • Electronic Media
  • Objects
  • Paintings

  • Photographic Materials
  • Posters
  • Research & Technical Studies
  • Sustainability
  • Textiles
  • Wooden Artifacts

Specific Calls

The calls for specialty sessions will be filled out as they are submitted to the meetings director.


In addition to papers centered around the conference theme, ASG:  

Book and Paper

The Book and Paper Group (BPG)

Collection Care Network 

In its specialty sessions, Collection Care Network (CCN):

Contemporary Art Network

The Contemporary Art Network seeks proposals for a CAN! specialty session

Electronic Media

EMG Call For Papers

The Electronic Media Group (EMG) of the American Institute for Conservation (AIC)


The Objects Specialty Group (OSG) seeks abstracts

Research & Technical Studies

Submissions of original work:

Textile Session

The Textile Specialty Group  

Wooden Artifacts

The Wooden Artifacts Group (WAG)