Archive for the 'Moving Image and Sound Archiving' Category

Fall 2016 classes

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Happy Fall semester.  I wanted to share the course projects for this semester.  In LIS 668 Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archives, the project will involve digital reformatting and online exhibition of the public access TV program Dyke TV, in collaboration with the Lesbian Herstory Archives. Below you will find some information about the program written […]

Upcoming course projects (Fall and Summer 2016 semesters)

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Below you will find the upcoming course projects that we be undertaken by my students in the Fall 2016 and Summer 2016 classes: Fall 2016 – LIS 668-01 Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archives The course project in this class will involve digital reformatting and exhibiting to the public the public access program Dyke […]

New book project: Moving Image and Sound Collections for Archivists

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

I am pleased to announce that I am working on a new book project titled Moving Image and Sound Collections for Archivists to be published by the press of the Society of American Archivists. Most archivists encounter and most archives contain some form of moving image and sound material.  These can include recordings of events […]

Fall 2015 Courses

Friday, August 14th, 2015

The Fall semester is just right around the corner and I thought I would share my upcoming course projects.  This semester’s LIS 668 Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archives we will be working on digitizing, curating, and making available a collection of video and sound recordings around the topic of Women, AIDS, and ActUP, […]

Upcoming classes @ Pratt SILS with hands-on archival projects

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Hello there. I just wanted to send out some information on upcoming classes at Pratt SILS that have hands-on archival projects, and what those projects are: Summer 2015 – LIS 665 Projects in Digital Archives The project this semester will be focusing on born-digital archives and endangered electronic media, which include records that originate on […]

Spring 2015 Teaching

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Happy 2015. I thought I would share some of what I have planned for teaching this semester. In LIS 665 Projects in Digital Archives, the class-wide project is to continue working to digitize, curate, and make accessible the photos from the Bill Maris architectural collection, which were donated a few years ago to Pratt. This […]

Fall 2014 Teaching

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Hello World. This semester I am teaching three classes: 2 sections of Projects in Digital Archives, and Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archiving. For the Wednesday section of Projects in Digital Archives, the class will be working with my colleagues Susan Malbin and Christine McEvilly from the American Jewish Historical Society to incorporate new […]

Spring 2014 Courses

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

This semester, I will be teaching Projects in Digital Archives (LIS 665) with a new project partner: Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños (or the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College / CUNY). In the class, we will be working to assemble a digital archive of oral histories from their collection. I am excited to […]

Fall 2013 Courses

Friday, August 16th, 2013

I am excited that a new semester is right around the corner. This semester, my classes will be working on projects with the Digital Public Library of America, the American Jewish Historical Society, and the Lesbian Herstory Archives. One project we we will be working on is creating a digital archive of oral history video […]

Fall 2012 Courses

Monday, August 20th, 2012

I am teaching a new course this semester called Projects in Moving Image and Sound Archiving.  We will first cover the issues around the transition from film to digital, starting with a screening of Side by Side at the Quad Cinema.  We will then swing into issues related to converting video and sound, since we […]