BlessTheirLittleHearts (1983) Charles Burnett, Bernard Nicholas, and Billy Woodberry Courtesy: Milestone Films

Regional Audiovisual Archives Committee (RAVA)

Chairs: Laura Treat
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The Regional Audio-Visual Archives (RAVA) Committee addresses the needs and concerns of archivists who find themselves responsible for preserving and providing access to audiovisual materials that document the history of geographical areas and local cultures. This committee seeks to enhance communication and collaboration between regional archivists and explore initiatives that bring greater attention to the value and challenges of regional audiovisual materials.