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November 6, 2013

Public Service 3.0 International conference on the current transformation of broadcast television

20-21 November 2013, Filmhuset (Stockholm, Sweden) Organizers: Ib Bondebjerg & Patrick Vonderau Department for Media Studies (IMS), Stockholm University Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen Keynote Speakers: James Bennett (Royal Holloway, University of London) Bridget Conor (King’s College, London) Toby Miller (UC Riverside) Television production, distribution and consumption are currently undergoing major…

August 6, 2013

Digital Archive Projects: Rethinking Media Studies Methodologies

On 18th July 2013, the EUscreenXL project was presented as part of the panel ‘Digital Archive Projects: Rethinking Media Studies Methodologies’ at the 25th International IAMHIST Conference held at the University of Leicester, UK. It was the second time EUscreen was present at the IAMHIST Conference, after the 24th International IAMHIST Conference themed ‘Media History and Cultural Memory’ at Copenhagen University in 2011.

June 19, 2013

EUscreen, powered by the Europeana ecosystem – in support of #AllezCulture

Europeana has become the unifying entity that brings together collections from all domains: libraries, archives, audiovisual collections (both television and film) and museums. Alarmingly, Europeana’s future is under threat. In the next few weeks, Member States are expected to decide the EU’s budget for 2014-2020. The way the budget of the EU’s Connecting Europe Facility is allocated will determine how Europe’s rich heritage can be enjoyed, studied and repurposed. With this post, EUscreen would like to extend its full support to Europeana’s #AllezCulture campaign to secure EU funding after 2015.

March 4, 2013

The Value of Audiovisual Archives

Try imagining all the world’s existing audiovisual material: all the films ever made, plus the television footage ever shot, plus all the sounds once recorded – add the scientific and military observations and home videos, the (super) 8 mm recordings, the YouTube generation’s creations. Then, try to visualise not the kilometers of celluloid or optical disks…

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;…

September 5, 2012

Researching Film and Television Through the Archive

The one-day multi-disciplinary symposium Researching Film and Television Through the Archive, jointly hosted on November 9th 2012 by University of Warwick’s Department of Film and Television Studies and the Institute of Advanced Study, will explore the practices and implications of researching film and television through the archive. Making the archive the basis of a project…

September 3, 2012

Reminder: European TV Memories – Call for papers

Reminder: deadline is September 6th, 2012 CALL FOR PAPERS Journal of European Television History and Culture Vol. 2, Issue 3: ‘European TV Memories’ The Journal of European Television History and Culture (http://journal.euscreen.eu) welcomes paper proposals for its third issue dedicated to ‘European TV Memories’ and guest-edited by Jérôme Bourdon (Tel Aviv University) and Berber Hagedoorn (Utrecht University). The journal is…

August 8, 2012

CFP: Television for Women

Television for Women: An International Conference: Call for Papers University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, 15th-17th May 2013 Keynote Speakers: Charlotte Brunsdon, Christine Geraghty, Kathleen Karlyn and Lynn Spigel At the culmination of the AHRC-funded project, A History of Television for Women in Britain, 1947-89, the project team (Dr. Mary Irwin, Dr. Rachel Moseley and Dr….