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January 29, 2013

Transnational Mediascapes Conference

The conference ‘Transnational Mediascapes: Sound and Vision in Europe’ will take place at the Department of Media and Performing Arts of the Catholic University of Milan on May 14th-15th, 2013. Abstracts are invited for contributions to the two main topics of the conference: Day 1: Transnational Television: Towards a Comparative TV History / Day 2: Transnational Soundscapes: Sound and the Media in Europe.

January 8, 2013

SOIMA2013 Expert Course

Safeguarding Sound and Image Collections DATES 23 September – 16 October, 2013 PLACE Nairobi (Kenya) with study visits to partner institutions Today sound and image records account for a large portion of the world’s memory and are found in diverse cultural institutions. As documents of intangible heritage and contemporary culture they are of immense value;…

October 26, 2012

Open Video Make Session at the OKFest

On September 18th, 2012, Sanna Marttila, Kati Hyyppä and Ramyah Gowrishankar (Aalto University) organised the Open Video Make Session in Helsinki as a part of EUscreen and the Open Culture and Science Hackday of the Open Knowledge Festival. Report by Kati Hyyppä, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture. The hackday included various activities involving working…

October 22, 2012

The Olympic Television Studies Seminar

On September 28th, 2012 the Television Studies Commission of the International Federation of Television Archives, FIAT/IFTA, organised a one-day seminar at the British Film Institute in London. It was the second international television studies seminar organized by the TSC, after the first one took place in Paris at l’Institut National de l’ Audiovisuel in 2010….

October 8, 2012

Report on the Final EUscreen Conference, Part 2 of 2

EUscreen organised its final conference on September 13 and 14, focusing on Television Heritage and the Web. We looked back on lessons learned, showcased the achievements of the project and looked at the road ahead. This conference report wraps up the conference topics and debates and was jointly edited by Brecht Declerq, Florian Delabie, Berber Hagedoorn, Yves Niederhäuser, Elke Poppe, Katja Šturm and Erwin Verbruggen. Presentations and video recordings of the conference will be made available over the next days at the conference overview page.

September 17, 2012

Registration open for FIAT/IFTA Television Studies Seminar

Registration is now open for the second international Television Studies Seminar, hosted by the BFI (British Film Institute) at its South Bank premises in London on September 28th, 2012. Attending the event is free, but registration is required at: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/4169035698. The seminar will present academic papers based on research conducted in FIAT/IFTA member archives and…

July 4, 2012

Screen Media and Memory

Every year NECS, the European Network for Cinema and Media Studies, brings together a remarkable amount of archivists and scholars from all over the continent. After London, Lund and Istanbul, the 2012 NECS conference “Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory” took place in Lisbon on 21-23 June. Several of the papers given over the course of this three day event were particularly relevant to EUscreen. Conference report by Erwin Verbruggen and Berber Hagedoorn

June 25, 2012

Programme Announcement: Final EUscreen Conference

EUscreen, the best practice network for Europe’s television heritage, organises its third and final international conference on Television Heritage and the Web. The conference will take place in Budapest on 13 and 14 September 2012. The programme consists of two workshops, a plenary session with keynotes and case studies by renowned experts in the field….