Call for Abstracts: Reimagining The Archive

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Reimagining The Archive: Remapping & Remixing Traditional Models in the Digital Era
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The Organizing Committee invites the submission of brief proposals for presentations (papers, demonstrations, installations, creative works, media) related to the following conference themes:

• Transition - New roles for archives: From repository to activity, engagement, and performance

• Navigation – The changing legal, regulatory, professional, and ethical landscape of digital cultural heritage

• Curation – The future of archives as knowledge references and authorities; issues of selection, sorting, choice, and exclusion/forgetting

Deadline for 500-word abstracts: August 1, 2010
Acceptance notification by September 1, 2010
Symposium: November 12-14, 2010 at UCLA (Los Angeles)

Organized by: UCLA Film & Television Archive, UCLA MA Program in Moving Image Archive Studies, Institut National de l'Audiovisuel, INA SUP European Centre for research, training and education in Digital Media

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Student submissions are strongly encouraged
Proposals will be considered as they are received