Call for papers
Machines of Memory.
The Archival Technologies and the Genealogy of "Datapower" (17th- 20th century).
A Workshop at the Max-Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin
Organized by the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG)
Location: MPIWG, Berlin
Dates: 15-16 October 2010
Archives are apparatuses of socialized memory, organizational tools of memorizing and remembering. The aim of this workshop is to study the history of their machinery, to consider them as operating systems, in their very functioning.